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The Calculator's role in mathematics Attitude

  title={The Calculator's role in mathematics Attitude},
  author={A. Ellington},
  journal={Academic exchange quarterly},
Abstract The results of twenty-seven studies on the effect of calculators on students' attitudes toward mathematics are summarized in this article. The statistical process of meta-analysis was used to determine the overall trend of the collection of studies. The results show that access to calculators during mathematics instruction does benefit students' attitudes toward mathematics. Also, there is statistical support for the fact that students enjoy using calculators while learning mathematics… Expand
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