In the present study, the association between mathematical word problem-solving and text comprehension skills will be examined first, together with the role that technical reading skills play in this relationship. Number of solutions provided when solving a real-world problem the importance of having decision-making skills in addition to problem-solving skills definition of decision making. The learner's edge format and instructional strategies make it possible to instruct a total class or individual students, of any ability, at or above grade level, in the areas of mathematical problem solving, reading comprehension, vocabulary development, writing, listening, speaking, and critical thinking.
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