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DiFazio, Martha Hunt – Mathematics Teacher, 1990

Suggested are features which should be considered before selecting a specific interactive graphics package. Features that allow for accurate estimates of roots of functions and solutions to systems of equations are illustrated. Six graphics packages are compared including display, tabular options, misleading graphics, printing options, functions…

Descriptors: Algebra, College Mathematics, Computation, Computer Graphics

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Mathematics Teacher, 1988

Reviews of the courseware "Discovery! Experiences with Scientific Reasoning" and "Guess My Rule" are given. Discusses the accompanying manuals, the relative ease of use, and content of the programs. (PK)

Descriptors: Algebra, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Software Reviews, Computer Uses in Education

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Mathematics Teacher, 1988

Provides a thorough review of the software package "MathType, Mathematical Equation Editor." Includes hardware specifications, a description of the program, and evaluative comments. (PK)

Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Software, Computer Software Reviews, Content Area Writing

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Mathematics Teacher, 1990

Reviewed are 13 computer software packages including "Algebra I Second Semester"; "The Algebraic Proposer"; "SVE AutoGraph"; "Geometry: Concepts and Proofs"; "Geometry 1&2"; "Graphics Calculator"; "Interactive Physics"; "Learning Data Analysis with Data Desk";…

Descriptors: Algebra, Computer Graphics, Computer Software Reviews, Geometry