Creative Problem Solving in School Mathematics

by George Lenchner
2nd edition (revised and enlarged)

Teaching Problem-Solving? This textbook for teachers can help you. It uses about 400 challenging nonroutine problems to extend elementary and middle school mathematics into such topics as sequences, series, principles of divisibility, geometric configurations, and logic.

The book is organized into 7 sections: (A) Teaching Problem Solving; (B) Some Problem Solving Strategies; (C) Some Topics in Problem Solving; (D & E) Solutions to Parts A,B, and C; (F & G) Appendices and Index.

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  • Preface
  • Table of Contents
  • Sample page of problems (pdf)
  • Sample page of solutions (pdf)
384 pages
8 1/4" x 10 3/4"
ISBN 1-882144-10-4
LCCN 2005-927296
publisher: MOEMS

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