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ERIC Number: EJ618771
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0020-739X
Applications of Symmetry to Problem Solving.
Leikin, Roza; Berman, Abraham; Zaslavsky, Orit
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, v31 n6 p799-809 Nov-Dec 2000
Symmetry is an important mathematical concept that plays an extremely important role as a problem solving technique. Presents examples of problems from several branches of mathematics that can be solved using different types of symmetry. Discusses teachers' attitudes and beliefs regarding the use of symmetry in the solutions of these problems. (Contains 21 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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