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Turtle Geometry

Turtle Geometry is a college-level math text written by Hal Abelson and Andrea diSessa which aims to engage students in exploring mathematical… 
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2015
2015
Madeup is a programming language for making things up-literally. Programmers write sequences of commands to move and turn through… 
2010
2010
  • T. Verhoeff
  • Int. J. Arts Technol.
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 21541182
We define a 3D variant of turtle graphics and present the theoretical foundations of 3D turtle geometry. This theory enables one… 
2010
2010
  • M. Eisenberg
  • Int. J. Comput. Math. Learn.
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 42258673
Just about anyone, when asked, can respond to the question ‘‘What is your all-time favorite book?’’ I’m no exception–in fact, for… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
This paper compares the way lessons on systems of linear equations unfold in a classroom in the Negev region of Israel with the… 
2006
2006
This chapter gives a cursory introduction to the field of Turtle geometry. Developed as part of a programming language, Turtle… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
The purpose of this study is to review the changes that computers have on mathematics itself and on mathematics curriculum. The… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Dynamic geometry software provides tools for students to construct and experiment with geometrical objects and relationships. On… 
1997
1997
This material introduces extensions to the graphical interpretation of L-systems based on turtle geometry, resulting in a higher… 
1997
1997
185 secondary teachers of mathematics responded to a questionnaire asking them to rate their competence with and classroom use of… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Turtle Geometry presents an innovative program of mathematical discovery that demonstrates how the effective use of personal…