ERIC Number: EJ293946
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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The Teaching of Mathematics.
Wardrop, Mary R.; Wardrop, Robert F., Eds.
American Mathematical Monthly, v91 n3 p198-201 Mar 1984
Properties of the arithmetic mean and the geometric mean are discussed, with an analogy between additive multiplicative averages. Drawing analogies between symbols and relations is proposed as a way of strengthening students' understanding and enriching the study of elementary statistics. (MNS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General
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