ERIC Number: EJ628394
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Visual Images as Educational Materials in Mathematics.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v25 n5-6 p355-60 Jul 2001
States that figures help students understand mathematical concepts and provide important clues for solving problems. Introduces some visual images that are effective in promoting mathematics learning. Describes the roles and characteristics of visual images and concludes that visual images can cultivate students' imagination and make them think more deeply about mathematics. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue on mathematics education in two-year colleges and tertiary institutions.