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Strategy Games to Enhance Problem-Solving Ability in Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Alfred S Posamentier, Stephen Krulik
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-11 - Publisher: World Scientific

Games are seen only for recreation. However, this book shows that games can be used to strengthen problem-solving skills and beyond. This book presents strategy games and discusses for each one solutions towards a winning position in the game. In most cases, these strategies are analogous to problem-solving strategies in
Psychology Of Problem Solving, The: The Background To Successful Mathematics Thinking
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Virgadamo Danielle Sauro, Posamentier Alfred S, Keefe-cooperman Kathleen, Kose Gary
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-21 - Publisher: World Scientific

The art or skill of problem solving in mathematics is mostly relegated to the strategies one can use to solve problems in the field. Although this book addresses that issue, it delves deeply into the psychological aspects that affect successful problem-solving. Such topics as decision-making, judgment, and reasoning as well
Solving Problems In Our Spatial World
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Guenter Maresch, Alfred S Posamentier
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-20 - Publisher: World Scientific

'The reference list is excellent. This is a worthwhile (though 'niche') book that will be attractive to a particular sector of the general reading public interested in mathematical riddles and puzzles. Professional educators might well employ it in integrated learning settings. Summing Up: Recommended. All readers.'CHOICEImmerse yourself in the fascinating
Creative Secondary School Mathematics: 125 Enrichment Units For Grades 7 To 12
Language: en
Pages: 556
Authors: Alfred S Posamentier
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-08 - Publisher: World Scientific

There are many topics within the scope of the secondary school mathematics curriculum that are clearly of a motivational sort, and because of lack of time they are usually not included in the teaching process. This book provides the teacher 125 individual units — ranging from grades 7 through 12
Understanding Mathematics Through Problem Solving
Language: en
Pages: 532
Authors: Posamentier Alfred S, Poole Peter
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-23 - Publisher: World Scientific

This book will present a collection of mathematical problems — lighthearted in nature — intended to entertain the general readership. Problems will be selected largely for the unusual and unexpected solutions to which they lend themselves. Some interesting contents included: All in all, the book is meant to entertain the