National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

641- Logic Puzzles: A Friendly Path to Deductive Reasoning and Proof

Saturday, April 20, 2013: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Mile High 2 C (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
William K. Tomhave

The Common Core State Standards call for students to “make conjectures and build a logical progression of statements to explore the truth of their conjectures . . . analyze situations by breaking them into cases . . . recognize and use counterexamples . . . justify their conclusions.” What better way to develop these skills than with the puzzles of Raymond Smullyan?

Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session
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