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Topic: calculators in eight grade algebra I
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Esther D Leonelli

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Re: calculators in eight grade algebra I
Posted: Apr 11, 1995 1:40 AM
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Have you looked at the TI-80? It is a simpler version of the TI-82 ---
and does not have the capacity of the data link to the CBL or computer.
It was beeing shown at the NCTM conference. It's also a little more
inexpensive than the TI-82.
Esther D. Leonelli <>
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On Mon, 10 Apr 1995, Jason Carl Ross wrote:

> Next year, the Algebra I students will be allowed to use calculators on
> the Algebra I end of year test (in Mississippi). The other teacher and
> myself were trying to decide which type of calculators to purchase for
> their used next school year and on the test. We were leaning toward the
> TI-82 even though there is a lot we would never use. Any suggestions?
> The price is not necessarily a consideration. We want the most useful
> for us.
> --
> Jason C. Ross

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