14 edition of **The words of mathematics** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1994**
by Mathematical Association of America in Washington, DC
.

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Dictionaries

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Steven Schwartzman. |

Series | MAA spectrum |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA5 .S375 1994 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | vii, 261 p. : |

Number of Pages | 261 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL1444571M |

ISBN 10 | 0883855119 |

LC Control Number | 93080612 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 30573178 |

Math Word Problems helps students conquer the "dreaded" math word problem by teaching them when and how to apply the math operations they already know to real-life situations. The developmentally sequenced problems in each book are arranged so they cannot be solved by rote processes. Each problem requires its own thinking/problem solving approach rather than applying the same solution . This is a glossary featuring terms used across different areas in mathematics, or terms that do not typically appear in more specialized glossaries. For the terms used only in some specific areas of mathematics, see glossaries in Category:Glossaries of mathematics.

This book is intended to be used by children ages 5 to 6. Other age groups will also benefit from the book. Anyone can use this book globally, although the curriculum may differ slightly from one region to the other. This is so because the core content of Mathematics is the same around the world. Get this from a library! The words of mathematics: an etymological dictionary of mathematical terms used in English. [Steven Schwartzman] -- Explains the orgins of over mathematical terms used in English. This book concentrates on where those terms come from and what their literal meanings are.

"A reference book describing the origins of over mathematical terms used in English, including a glossary that explains the historical and linguistic terms used in the book." Includes bibliographical references (p. ) 98 03 10Pages: A vocabulary book/dictionary/glossary of words and phrases that arise in the Scottish maths curriculum; bolded terms are those that all practitioners of numeracy should be aware of/5(14).

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