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Topic: John "Troll Boy" Gabriel and his bullshit New Calcluless
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Dan Christensen

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Re: John "Troll Boy" Gabriel and his bullshit New Calcluless
Posted: Nov 10, 2017 1:31 PM
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On Friday, November 10, 2017 at 9:52:00 AM UTC-5, John Gabriel wrote:
> https://www.youtube.com...


Is there anything more fundamental to calculus than the notion of instantaneous rate of change?

Not only can your Wacky New Calclueless NOT handle derivatives of linear functions and at points of inflection, but worst of all, it CANNOT handle instantaneous rates of change. It is a less than useless. It is junk math at its worst -- actually harmful to students. Why do you bother, Troll Boy?


Dan

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