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Author:Steven Fought
Description: A discussion of the importance of the Mayan symbol for zero and a tutorial on adding Mayan numbers by Steven Fought, written when he was a junior at Strath Haven High School in Wallingford, Pennsylvania.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles, Tutorials
Math Topics: Number Sense/About Numbers, History and Biography
Math Ed Topics: Multiculturalism

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