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ERIC Number: EJ525140
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0021-8251
Engaging Whole-Number Knowledge for Rational-Number Leaning Using a Computer-Based Tool.
Hunting, Robert P.; And Others
Journal for Research in Mathematics Education, v27 n3 p354-79 May 1996
This constructivist teaching experiment investigated the role of whole-number knowledge in fraction learning. Two nine-year-old students worked for one year with a computer program (Copycat) and demonstrated that the development of whole-number knowledge and rational-number knowledge is interdependent. Contains 59 references. (KMC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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