ERIC Number: EJ485499
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Place Value and Rational Number Representations: Problem Solving in the Unfamiliar Domain of Non-decimals.
Zazkis, Rina; Khoury, Helen A.
Focus on Learning Problems in Mathematics, v15 n1 p38-51 Win 1993
This study examined the problem-solving strategies and systematic errors of (n=82) preservice elementary school teachers related to place value concepts and decimal representations of rational numbers. Problems were posed in the unfamiliar domain of numeration systems with bases other than base ten. (Contains 13 references.) (MKR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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