ERIC Number: EJ586185
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The Shuttle Puzzle: A Lesson in Problem Solving.
Gray, John S.
Journal of Computing in Higher Education, v10 n1 p56-70 Fall 1998
Describes use of the little-known Shuttle Puzzle in computer programming to elucidate the process of analyzing a problem and synthesizing observations into an algorithm that can be used to generate a programming solution. The process used to solve the problem reflects one that an expert uses. The method could be adapted for small-group cooperative learning. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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