
02328411
j
2012c.00378
Kenney, Patricia Ann
Zawojewski, Judith S.
Silver, Edward A.
Marcy's dot pattern.
Math. Teach. Middle Sch. 3, No. 7, 47477 (1998).
1998
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), Reston, VA
EN
D53
Summary: Presents a problem included on the 1992 National Assessment of Educational Progress in mathematics at grade eight in the content area of algebra and functions. Collects and examines a set of responses to this problem and discusses some examples of strategies that students used to determine the answer to the problem. (ERIC)