Understanding logarithms

Eric F. Wood

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Abstract

A variety of applications of logarithms are presented along with suggestions about how this topic might be made more interesting and relevant in a secondary classroom. In most cases, the treatment is multi-modal using numerical, graphical and algebraic approaches.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTeaching Mathematics and its Applications
PublisherOxford University Press
Pages167-178
Number of pages12
Volume24
Edition4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Mathematics(all)
  • Education

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    Wood, E. F. (2005). Understanding logarithms. In Teaching Mathematics and its Applications (4 ed., Vol. 24, pp. 167-178). Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1016/B0-12-386860-2/00208-2