The Power of Choice

Making use of varied representations to solve mathematical problems

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Abstract

Successful mathematical problem-solving relies on choices about how best to represent and solve problems. This article exemplifies a range of problem-solving strategies, which depend on different representations of mathematical ideas.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)12-16
Number of pages5
JournalAustralian Primary Mathematics Classroom
Volume23
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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The Power of Choice : Making use of varied representations to solve mathematical problems. / Quinnell, Lorna.

In: Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom, Vol. 23, No. 3, 2018, p. 12-16.

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