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Breakthroughs in mathematics and problem-solving skills

Mitchell, Robert

Breakthroughs in mathematics and problem-solving skills

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Published by Contemporary Books in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arithmetic.,
  • Problem solving.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesContemporary"s breakthroughs in mathematics and problem-solving skills
    StatementRobert Mitchell ; project editor, Ellen Carley Frechette.
    ContributionsFrechette, Ellen Carley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA107 .M569 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1 > :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2197694M
    ISBN 100809242362, 0809242354
    LC Control Number89017434


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