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ERIC Number: EJ556143
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1072-0839
Going Camping? Don't Forget To Pack Your Calculator; On the Trail of the Fur Traders.
Greeley, Nansee; Offerman, Theresa Reardon
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v3 n1 p52-58 Sep 1997
This article contains three parts and revolves around the theme of canoeing. Owners of an outdoor outfitter explain how they use mathematics daily in their business and in trip planning. Also describes the life of fur traders before 1850. Suggestions for teachers include advice on planning a canoe trip with mathematics students. Contains planning worksheets. (PVD)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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