Tagged: Tiv Mathematics

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The First Tiv Computing System*

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The Tiv people of Nigeria were naturally farmers. They technically cultivate yam, cassava, cereals and rear animals like cows, goats, sheep and poultry, while others hunt. As Tiv people became very efficient in farming,...

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Tiv as a Language for Mathematics Instruction

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Some theorists (example, Whorf, 1956) have suggested that language determines and defines thought. Linguists use the term language register to refer to the meanings that serve a particular function in the language, as well...