Researching geometrical intuition

Jones, Keith (1993) Researching geometrical intuition Proceedings of the British Society for Research into Learning Mathematics, 13, (3), pp. 15-19.


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This paper describes an exploratory study of the nature and role of geometrical intuition in the solving of geometrical problems. The findings suggest that geometrical intuition plays an important part in the critical decisions that problem solvers make when tackling geometrical problems.

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ISSNs: 1463-6840 (print)
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Keywords: intuitive, intuition, problem solving, geometrical, geometry, teaching, learning, curriculum, pedagogy

Organisations: Mathematics, Science & Health Education
ePrint ID: 41322
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Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2006
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2017 19:02
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