ERIC Number: ED348072
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
The AMATYC Review, Volume 10, Number 1, Fall 1988.
Cohen, Don, Ed.
AMATYC Review, v10 n1 Fall 1988
Designed as an avenue of communication for all mathematics educators concerned with the views, ideas, and experiences pertinent to two-year college teachers and students, this journal presents articles and regular features related to mathematical and pedagogical themes. This issue includes the following articles: (1) "Fractals for Freshmen? Or, Holding Infinity in the Palm of Your Hand," by Samuel F. McInroy; (2) "Shadow Prices and the Duality Principle of Linear Programming," by Sharon Kunoff; (3) "Double-Angle Triangles, Pentagons, Paradoxes and Gold," by Bill Leonard, Jan Schwartzman, and Harris Schultz; (4) "Some Applications of Almost Geometric Infinite Series," by Coreen Mett and Susan Milton; (5) "Matrices Which Are Equal to Their Own Adjoints," by David Horowitz and Nguyen Tuan Q.; (6) "How Many Final Games to Two Consecutive Championships?" by Joseph F. Stokes; (7) "The Ohio State University Calculator and Computer Precalculus Project: The Mathematics of Tomorrow Today!" by Franklin Demana and Bert K. Waits; and (8) "Using Spreadsheets to Offer a More Realistic Business Mathematics Course," by Edward D. Laughbaum. Regular features include book and software reviews. (AAZC)
Descriptors: Calculators, College Mathematics, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Literacy, Geometric Concepts, Linear Programing, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematical Logic, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Two Year Colleges
AMATYC, Mott Community College, 1401 E. Court St., Flint, MI 48502 (3 issues free with $25.00 membership).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges.