ERIC Number: EJ498301
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
A Computer Microworld to Introduce Students to Probability.
Jiang, Zhonghong; Potter, Walter D.
Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching, v13 n2 p197-222 1994
Describes a simulation-oriented computer microworld named CHANCE used to overcome the limitations of physical materials for experiments in teaching and learning introductory probability. Results of a teaching experiment conducted with four middle school and high school students are discussed. (15 references) (LZ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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