1 edition of **Practical ways to teach the basic mathematical skills.** found in the catalog.

Practical ways to teach the basic mathematical skills.

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Published
**1978**
by Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics in Richmond
.

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Study and teaching.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographies.

Series | Monograph - Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics |

Contributions | Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | vi, 202 p. : |

Number of Pages | 202 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL17638223M |

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