1 edition of **Modeling Students" Mathematical Modeling Competencies** found in the catalog.

Modeling Students" Mathematical Modeling Competencies

Richard Lesh

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- 40 Currently reading

Published
**2010**
by Springer Science+Business Media, LLC in Boston, MA
.

Written in English

- Mathematics,
- Education,
- Study and teaching,
- Science

**Edition Notes**

Statement | edited by Richard Lesh, Peter L. Galbraith, Christopher R. Haines, Andrew Hurford |

Contributions | Galbraith, Peter L., Haines, Christopher, Hurford, Andrew, SpringerLink (Online service) |

The Physical Object | |
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Format | [electronic resource] : |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL25546685M |

ISBN 10 | 9781441905604, 9781441905611 |

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