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ERIC Number: EJ144714
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Publication Date: 1976
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Apples, Oranges, and Abstractions: A Matter of Math
Zacharias, Jerrold R.
National Elementary Principal, 56, 1, 20-27, Sep/Oct 76
One of the major sources of mathophobia is the great gap between the universally valid arithmetic of abstract numbers and the arithmetic that people use for describing concrete quantities. (Author/IRT)
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