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ERIC Number: EJ558842
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1051-1970
Evaluating Student Understanding in a Calculus Course Enhanced by a Computer Algebra System.
Cooley, Laurel A.
Primus, v7 n4 p308-16 Dec 1997
Describes an experimental study in which two sections of calculus were taught using the same materials, except one section was enhanced with the computer algebra system Mathematica. Results indicated that the students in the technology group had advantages to understanding certain key topics in calculus such as limits, derivatives, and curve sketching. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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