ERIC Number: EJ423668
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
College Students' Organization of Mathematics Word Problems in Terms of Mathematical Structure vs. Surface Structure.
Gliner, Gail S.
School Science and Mathematics, v91 n3 p105-10 Mar 1991
Described is a study in which elementary education students were asked to solve word problems by looking at the mathematical structure or the surface structure of the problems. Included are the methodology, data analysis, results, and discussion. The word problems used in the study are appended. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A