ERIC Number: EJ604040
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Why Is the Year 2000 a Leap Year?
Wilkins, Jesse L. M.
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v5 n6 p360-62 Feb 2000
The study of leap year and its development offers an interesting real-world situation for students to exercise qualitative reasoning about operations on decimals. Presents an activity in which students investigate time measurement by studying a variety of calendars, past and present. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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