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3 edition of **Mathematics in context.** found in the catalog.

Mathematics in context.

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Published
**1998** by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corp. in Chicago, Ill .

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

**Edition Notes**

Other titles | Teacher resource and implementation guide., Britannica mathematics in context. |

Contributions | Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 115 p. : |

Number of Pages | 115 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL17597149M |

ISBN 10 | 0782617611 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 44110569 |

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