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ERIC Number: EJ463197
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0004-136X
Research into Practice: Misconceptions about Multiplication and Division.
Graeber, Anna O.
Arithmetic Teacher, v40 n7 p408-11 Mar 1993
Discusses the two overgeneralizations "multiplications makes bigger" and "division makes smaller" in the context of solving word problems involving rational numbers less than one. Presents activities to help students make sense of multiplication and division in these situations. (MDH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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