Links between problems and their role in students' preparation for mathematical contests

Yevdokimov, Oleksiy (2010) Links between problems and their role in students' preparation for mathematical contests. In: WFNMC6: 6th Congress of the World Federation of National Mathematics Competitions, 25-31 Jul 2010, Riga, Latvia.

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An ability to see links between problems, in particular through their solutions, appears to be one of the crucial skills acquired by students in their preparation for mathematical contests. The papers discusses a number of examples and provide teaching recommendations for mathematical contest training.

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Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Sciences - Department of Maths and Computing
Date Deposited: 19 Mar 2018 05:16
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2018 05:16
Uncontrolled Keywords: mathematical competitions; problem solving
Fields of Research : 17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences > 1701 Psychology > 170112 Sensory Processes, Perception and Performance
01 Mathematical Sciences > 0199 Other Mathematical Sciences > 019999 Mathematical Sciences not elsewhere classified
13 Education > 1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy > 130208 Mathematics and Numeracy Curriculum and Pedagogy
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970101 Expanding Knowledge in the Mathematical Sciences

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