ERIC Number: EJ464698
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Tournaments and Geometric Sequences.
Schielack, Vincent P., Jr.
Mathematics Teacher, v86 n2 p127-29 Feb 1993
Proposes a novel method of introducing and promoting the topic of geometric sequences through the problem of calculating the number of games necessary to determine the winner of a single elimination tournament in which two, three, or more teams compete at a time. (MDH)
Descriptors: Concept Formation, Discovery Learning, Instructional Innovation, Learning Activities, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematical Enrichment, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Problem Solving, Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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