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ERIC Number: EJ535971
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-0633
An Active Approach to Calculus.
Seltzer, Stan; And Others
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, n68 p83-90 Win 1996
Calculus can be taught using meaningful problems and active participation, with provocative problem situations and large-scale projects. An Ithaca College (New York) introductory calculus course uses this problem-based learning approach to develop understanding of central concepts (differentiation, integration, approximation) with less of the traditional emphasis on computation skills. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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