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Representations of Mathematical Ideas

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Some representations

Area representations

Lynne Outhred & Michael Mitchelmore. Young Children Intuitive Understanding of Rectangular Area Measurement, JRME. 2000. Vol 31, #2. 144-167.

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Representation of relative position of objects

representation of track

Illustration of Internal Representation

actual track

Actual object, real world, or external representation

Representation of external objects with points on an other external object

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What does this have to do with mathematical representations?