ERIC Number: EJ647976
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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The Use of a Computer Algebra System in Capstone Mathematics Courses for Undergraduate Mathematics Majors.
Harris, Gary A.
International Journal of Computer Algebra in Mathematics Education, v7 n1 p33-62 2000
Discusses the use of a computer algebra system in a capstone mathematics course for undergraduate mathematics majors preparing to teach secondary school mathematics. Provides sample exercises intended to demonstrate how the power of a computer algebra system such as MAPLE can contribute to desired outcomes including reinforcing and strengthening students' understanding of basic concepts. (Author/MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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