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Re: Re: what is a variable
Posted:
Dec 8, 1995 3:50 PM


Re: use of 3 for 3 apples for young children as an example of a variable... Kathy Richardson in her workshops states that numbers for young children are adjectives. They describe objects in the real world, and that partially explains the difficulty many of them have when the numbers become isolated in facttype worksheets and assignments.
Anne Bartel Mathematics Project Manager SciMathMN St. Paul, MN



