Problem solving in linear equations using a graphing calculator

Parrot, M.A.S. and Leong, K.E. (2015) Problem solving in linear equations using a graphing calculator. In: 7th ICMI-East Asia Regional Conference on Mathematics Education, 01-15 May 2015, Cebu City, Philippines.

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Abstract

With advances in information and communication technology, it is not possible to avoid the impact of technology on mathematical problem solving. Among those technologies, there has been a steady increase in interest in using hand-held technologies, in particular graphing calculators, by mathematics educators and curriculum developers and teachers (Kissane, 2000). Using graphing calculators in learning mathematics will allow students to explore and model mathematical problems and create multiple representations of mathematical problems. Technology that supports multiple representations can increase students’ use of visualization in problem solving and enhance understanding (Center for Technology in Learning, 2007).

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Education
Depositing User: Mr. Mohd Samsul Ismail
Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2015 03:28
Last Modified: 11 Jun 2015 03:28
URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/13549

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