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Name: Techniques of Estimation: Estimation by Rounding Fractions
ID: m35014
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module is from Fundamentals of Mathematics by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. This module discusses how to estimate by rounding fractions. By the end of the module students should be able to estimate the sum of two or more fractions using the technique of rounding fractions.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: Burzynski, Ellis, estimation, fractions, Fundamentals, Mathematics, rounding
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Wade Ellis (fgafaculty@gmail.com), Denny Burzynski (dcwill@rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: Wade Ellis (fgafaculty@gmail.com), Denny Burzynski (dcwill@rice.edu)
Maintainers: Wade Ellis (fgafaculty@gmail.com), Denny Burzynski (dcwill@rice.edu), UniqU, LLC (daniel@theuniqu.com), Math Editors (dlippman@pierce.ctc.edu), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org)
Editors: Math Editors (dlippman@pierce.ctc.edu)

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jul 10, 2010 3:05 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Aug 18, 2010 8:59 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.2 Aug 18, 2010 8:59 pm -0500 by Collins Williamson
Changes:
value added features added, metadata, accessibility, QA checks, links, and image sizing adjusted.

Version: 1.1 Aug 7, 2010 12:26 am -0500 by Collins Williamson
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