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ERIC Number: EJ438352
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0025-5769
A Map-Coloring Algorithm.
Keeports, David
Mathematics Teacher, v84 n9 p759-63 Dec 1991
The four-color theorem stating that any map in a plane can be colored using no more than four colors represents a problem suitable for the liberal arts student. Presented is an algorithm for coloring familiar maps through the temporary removal of states bordering three or fewer states. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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