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Title Historical topics for the mathematics classroom / [Editorial panel: John K. Baumgart ... [and others]
Edition [Updated edition]
Published Reston, Va. : National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, [1989]


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Description xiv, 542 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 23 cm
Series Yearbook ; 31st
Yearbook (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics) ; 31
Contents Contents: Jones, P. S. The history of mathematics as a teaching tool. -- Gundlach, B. H. The history of numbers and numerals. --D avis, H. T. The history of computation. -- Eves, H. The history of geometry. -- Baumgart, J. K. The history of algebra. -- Kennedy, E. S. The history of trigonometry. -- Boyer, C. B. The history of the calculus. -- Wilder, R. L. Development of modern mathematics. -- Steen, L. A. The science of patterns
Notes First published: 1969
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 499-520
Subject Mathematics -- History.
Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Mathematics -- Study and teaching.
Author Baumgart, John K.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
LC no. 89012208
ISBN 0873532813