Learning Dynamic Geometry: Implementing Rotations

  • Angel Gutiérrez
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 146)


This paper presents research in which we observed students of various ages and ability levels solving problems by using several pieces of software for solid geometry with different user interfaces. We evaluated the influence of the software on students’ learning, ways of reasoning, and the kind of mental images generated.


Mental Image Sixth Grader Front Face Ability Level Plane Representation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Angel Gutiérrez
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  1. 1.Dpto. de Didáctica de la MatemáticaUniversidad de ValenciaValenciaSpain

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