Analysis of Learning Difficulties and Self-Efficacy of Junior High School Students in Solving of Story-Form Mathematics Problems
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- analysis of student difficulties factors; self-efficacy; solving mathematical problems; story problems
This study aims to investigate the learning difficulties and students’ self-efficacy of junior high school students in South Lampung Regency in solving essay mathematics problems. This research employed quantitative and qualitative approaches. Data were obtained using descriptive question tests, interviews and self-efficacy scale questionnaires. The sampling technique used purposive sampling technique with 32 students as participants. It was found that students’ difficulties included difficulties in understanding the questions, in working on the questions, inadequate time provided and anxiety experienced by some students when faced mathematics problem in story-form. Self-efficacy of the students was found to be in the high category with an average of 80.47.
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TY - CONF AU - Indah Putri Ratnasari AU - Sri Hasturi Noer PY - 2019/04 DA - 2019/04 TI - Analysis of Learning Difficulties and Self-Efficacy of Junior High School Students in Solving of Story-Form Mathematics Problems BT - Proceedings of the 3rd Asian Education Symposium (AES 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 405 EP - 408 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/aes-18.2019.92 DO - 10.2991/aes-18.2019.92 ID - Ratnasari2019/04 ER -