Mother's math and the art of estimation

Ramachandran, Nat (2010) Mother's math and the art of estimation. Learning Curve (14). pp. 40-41.

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When my mother cooked I often used to wonder about how she can add the right quantity of salt in her preparations, despite the varying amount of food that she had to make or when she experimented with a new recipe that gave generic advice (“add salt to taste”)

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Ramachandran, Nat
Uncontrolled Keywords: Education, Mathematics, Pedagogy
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Divisions: Foundation Publications
Full Text Status: Public
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