ERIC Number: EJ463111
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Using Environmental Issues to Integrate Science and Mathematics.
Easterday, Kenneth E.; Bass, Daniel T.
School Science and Mathematics, v93 n5 p234-36 May-Jun 1993
Problems ask students to calculate the pressure against a billboard in high winds and the velocity of water flowing from a reservoir through a cylindrical pipe. Problem solutions incorporate computer tools such as spreadsheets. (MDH)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Uses in Education, Environmental Education, Force, Functions (Mathematics), Integrated Activities, Integrated Curriculum, Interdisciplinary Approach, Logarithms, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Formulas, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Measurement, Microcomputers, Noise (Sound), Pressure (Physics), Problem Solving, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Spreadsheets, Water, Weather
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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