ERIC Number: EJ445067
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Factoring with the Turtle.
Sirjani, Elizabeth A.
Computing Teacher, v19 n1 p30-32 Aug-Sep 1991
Provides Terrapin LOGO programs that use graphic manipulatives--squares, logs, and units--to form the area of a rectangle as a graphical representation for any trinomial of the form: Axx + Bx + C. An important component is the connection of the procedural skill of trinomial factoring to the visualization of the accompanying rectangular displays. (JJK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Computer Programs
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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