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ERIC Number: EJ456380
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0025-570X
How Columbus Encountered America.
Rickey, V. Frederick
Mathematics Magazine, v65 n4 p219-25 Oct 1992
Discusses aspects of Christopher Columbus' decision to sail west in order to reach Asia. Includes discussions concerning the shape and size of the earth as determined up to Columbus' time and conclusions he made during the journey based on his calculations. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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