ERIC Number: EJ357292
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Using Algorithms to Teach Problem Solving.
Schrader, C. L.
Journal of Chemical Education, v64 n6 p518-19 Jun 1987
Discusses the differences between problems and exercises, the levels of thinking required to solve them, and the roles that algorithms can play in helping chemistry students perform these tasks. Proposes that students be taught the logic of algorithms, their characteristics, and how to invent their own algorithms. (TW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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