Using statistics in classroom instruction
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Published by Collier Macmillan in London .
Written in English

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Statement[by]Edward Arthur Townsend [and] Paul J. Burke.
SeriesCurrent topics in classroom instruction
ContributionsBurke, Paul J.
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Open LibraryOL21671934M

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