ERIC Number: EJ386186
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Quadratic Equations...Origins, Development and Use.
McQualter, J. W.
Australian Mathematics Teacher, v44 n3 p2-4 Oct 1988
There may be a social and an intellectual aspect to the process of development of mathematical knowledge. This paper describes quadratic equations as intellectual mathematics and as colloquial mathematics. Provides some historical data. (YP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive
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