## A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School TeachersThis text emphasizes solid mathematics content, problem-solving skills, and analytical techniques. It focuses on the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Principles and Standards 2000 and allows for a variety of approaches to teaching. |

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### Contents

An Introduction to Problem Solving | 1 |

An Introduction to Problem Solving | 2 |

Sets Whole Numbers and Functions | 60 |

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