id: 05205970
dt: j
an: 2007d.00149
au: Sodhi, Amar
ti: Discover mathematical knowledge through recreational mathematics problems.
so: Math. Teach. (Reston) 97, No. 4, 258-263 (2004).
py: 2004
pu: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), Reston, VA
la: EN
cc: D54 A24 K24
ut: Kirkmanâ€™s schoolgirl problem; combinatorics; recreational mathematics;
problem solving; secondary schools; problem solving; student
motivation; creative teaching
ci:
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ab: Summary: The way in which a mathematical problem was used as a vehicle to
introduce the joy of mathematical research to a high school student is
demonstrated. The student was interested in learning about other
classical problems delighting an eager high school student. (ERIC)
rv: