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ERIC Number: EJ442076
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-0685
The Dynamic Discograph.
Bell, Garry
Australian Mathematics Teacher, v47 n2 p4-8 Jul 1991
Mechanical devices offer an alternative to computers to explore mathematical concepts in different curricula areas. Described is the discograph, a series of pulleys and wheels, that can be used to teach mathematical principles in pattern drawing, locus, rotation in geared systems, gearing, rotational symmetry, regular plane figures, decimal, and chaotic patterns. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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