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Computer-Aided Model Building

  • Joachim Wedekind
Part of the Cognitive Science book series (COGNITIVE SCIEN)

Abstract

This chapter argues that learning the process of modeling should be an objective of science instruction. It outlines how the computer, by offering flexible simulation systems combined with a problem-oriented user interface, can be used to teach modeling.

Keywords

Intelligent Tutor System Computer Simulation Computer Simulation External Function Lation Program Causal Loop Diagram 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1988

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  • Joachim Wedekind

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