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ERIC Number: EJ1121575
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1913-9020
The Failure to Construct Proof Based on Assimilation and Accommodation Framework from Piaget
Netti, Syukma; Nusantara, Toto; Subanji; Abadyo; Anwar, Lathiful
International Education Studies, v9 n12 p12-22 2016
The purpose of this article is to describe the process of a proof construction. It is more specific on the failure of the process. Piaget's frameworks, assimilation and accommodation, were used to analyze it. Method of this research was qualitative method. Data were collected by asking five students working on problems of proof using think aloud strategy. Students' works were compared with the problem structures. Based on the data analysis, it shows that there were three causes of failure of proof construction. The failure occurs on constructing proof because (1) Incomplete schemes on assimilation, (2) Incomplete schemes on accommodation process, (3) Complete schemes but unrelated on assimilation and accommodation process.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Indonesia
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