ERIC Number: EJ371054
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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A Linguistic Basis for Student Difficulties with Algebra.
Burton, Martha B.
For the Learning of Mathematics, v8 n1 p2-7 Feb 1988
A major component of student difficulty with algebra is the inability to make sense of the algebra symbol system as a language. Accordingly, remedies should be sought by considering algebra in a linguistic sense. (PK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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