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ERIC Number: EJ1133260
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 14
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0020-739X
Exploration of Parametric Integrals Related to a Question of Soil Mechanics
Dana-Picard, Thierry; Zeitoun, David
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, v48 n4 p617-630 2017
We study a 1-parameter family of trigonometric definite integrals, showing how the joint usage of Information and Communication Technologies and paper-and-pencil work lead to different outputs, revealing different mathematical meanings and different concrete meanings. This family of integrals is useful for describing a phenomenon in soil mechanics, whence the importance of such integrals in STEM education.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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