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Solving word problems in the primary grades

Miriam M. Feinberg

# Solving word problems in the primary grades

## by Miriam M. Feinberg

Published by National Council of Teachers of Mathematics in Reston, Va .
Written in English

Subjects:
• Arithmetic -- Study and teaching (Primary),
• Subtraction.,
• Word problems (Mathematics)

• Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 21.

Classifications The Physical Object Statement Miriam M. Feinberg. LC Classifications QA135.5 .F43 1988 Pagination iii, 34 p. : Number of Pages 34 Open Library OL2033989M ISBN 10 0873532554 LC Control Number 88009964

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