ERIC Number: EJ661892
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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A Unified Approach to Teaching Quadratic and Cubic Equations.
Ward, A. J. B.
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, v34 n1 p158-60 Jan-Feb 2003
Presents a simple method for teaching the algebraic solution of cubic equations via completion of the cube. Shows that this method is readily accepted by students already familiar with completion of the square as a method for quadratic equations. (Author/KHR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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