Hiebert, James

Units of Measure: Results and Implications from National Assessment
Arithmetic Teacher

v28 n6 p38-43 Feb 1981

Some insight into school students' understanding of measuring with units as revealed by the mathematics assessment of the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is discussed. Sample exercises and responses are presented and implications for instruction are reviewed. (MP) Aspect of National Assessment (NAEP) dealt with in this document: Results (Interpretation).