Continued Fractions, Infinite Continued Fractions, and Iteration
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Don Cohen, The Mathman  
Ten different ways to solve a quadratic equation  an area of mathematics with applications to population increase, finding the square root of a number, chaos theory, and fractals. Sample problems from Chapter 8 (Solving Equations and Iteration) of Don Cohen's Worksheet book and his videotape number 2, "Iteration to Infinite Sequences with 6 to 11 yearolds."  


Levels:  Elementary, Middle School (68), High School (912), College 
Languages:  English 
Resource Types:  Lesson Plans and Activities, Problems/Puzzles 
Math Topics:  Equations, Exponents/Roots, Chaos, Fractals, Population 
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