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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… Expand
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2010
2010
We define a 3D variant of turtle graphics and present the theoretical foundations of 3D turtle geometry. This theory enables one… Expand
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2010
2010
Just about anyone, when asked, can respond to the question ‘‘What is your all-time favorite book?’’ I’m no exception–in fact, for… Expand
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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… Expand
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2006
2006
This chapter gives a cursory introduction to the field of Turtle geometry. Developed as part of a programming language, Turtle… Expand
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2004
2004
Abstract LOGO is a programming language incorporating turtle graphics, originally devised for teaching computing to young… Expand
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1997
1997
This material introduces extensions to the graphical interpretation of L-systems based on turtle geometry, resulting in a higher… Expand
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1985
1985
This paper appeared in International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, 16, 1 (1985), 101-112. The… Expand
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Turtle Geometry presents an innovative program of mathematical discovery that demonstrates how the effective use of personal… Expand
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1983
1983
  • D. Bones
  • Proceedings of the IEEE
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 27737515
Introduction This article describes a number of exercises in Turtle Geometry, a computational (though not necessarily computer… Expand
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1971
1971
Summary The important difference between the work of a child in an elementary mathematics class and that of a mathematician is… Expand
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