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ERIC Number: EJ301971
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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On Problems with Solutions Attainable in More Than One Way.
Pedersen, Jean; Polya, George
College Mathematics Journal, v15 n3 p218-28 Jun 1984
Presents three sample problems related to arithmetic and algebra, geometry, and calculus, indicating, in each case, similar problems that could be posed. Includes a discussion of positive benefits which result by asking students "Can you derive the result differently?" (JN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers
Language: English
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