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Title

Mathematica and Didactical Innovation
Authors

Giovannina Albano
Organization: Universita degli Studi di Salerno
Department: DIIMA - Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione e Matematica Applicata
A. Cavalloney
Ciro D'Apice
Organization: Universita degli Studi di Salerno
Department: DIIMA - Dipartimento diIngegneria dell'Informazione e Matematica Applicata
Saverio Salerno
Organization: Universita degli Studi di Salerno
Department: DIIMA - Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione e Matematica Applicata
Conference

1999 International Mathematica Symposium
Description

A package for the education in mathematics focuses on the study of a conic is presented. The package is structured in an hypertextual way, including a part of theory and a guided lab for the practical session.The most meaningful innovation is given by the verification routines. The user may solve exercises by hand and check the solutions he/she finds using two verification functions.
Subjects

*Education > Precollege
*Teaching
Keywords

conic sections, verification routines, hypertext
URL

http://www.internationalmathematicasymposium.org/IMS99/ims99papers/ims99papers.html