ERIC Number: EJ228650
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980-Feb
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Mathematical Modelling: A Positive Direction for the Teaching of Applications of Mathematics at School.
Burghes, David N.
Educational Studies in Mathematics, v11 n1 p113-31 Feb 1980
Mathematical modeling is defined. Examples are used to show that there are models available which illustrate both the traditional use of mathematics in the physical science and its newer use in nonphysical disciplines, and which are at a suitable level for teaching in schools. (Author/MK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
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