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The Resource The illusion of linearity : from analysis to improvement, Dirk de Bock [and others], (electronic book)

The illusion of linearity : from analysis to improvement, Dirk de Bock [and others], (electronic book)

Label
The illusion of linearity : from analysis to improvement
Title
The illusion of linearity
Title remainder
from analysis to improvement
Statement of responsibility
Dirk de Bock [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Linear or proportional relationships are a major topic in mathematics education. However, recent research has shown that secondary school students strongly tend to apply the linear model also in situations wherein it is not applicable. This overgeneralization of linearity is sometimes referred to as the "illusion of linearity" and has a strong negative impact on students??? reasoning and problem solving skills. "The Illusion of Linearity: From Analysis to Improvement" presents the reader with a comprehensive overview of the major findings of the recent research on the illus
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Is part of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
  • 515.140712
  • 510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA11.2
LC item number
I45 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bock, Dirk de
Series statement
Mathematics education library
Series volume
v. 41
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  • Mathematics
  • Mathematical analysis
  • Algebras, Linear
  • Mathematics Education
  • Teacher Education
Label
The illusion of linearity : from analysis to improvement, Dirk de Bock [and others], (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Matter; A Widespread Phenomenon; In Search Of Empirical Evidence; Searching For Explanations: A Series Of Follow-Up Studies; An In-Depth Investigation; A Teaching Experiment; Stepping Outside The Classroom; Psychological And Educational Analysis; Back Matter
Control code
SPR191450168
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387711645
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The illusion of linearity : from analysis to improvement, Dirk de Bock [and others], (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Matter; A Widespread Phenomenon; In Search Of Empirical Evidence; Searching For Explanations: A Series Of Follow-Up Studies; An In-Depth Investigation; A Teaching Experiment; Stepping Outside The Classroom; Psychological And Educational Analysis; Back Matter
Control code
SPR191450168
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387711645
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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