> Elliot Bird said, > > > ["a square is not a rectangle! oh? why not? errrr. well, it just > >isn't.] > > I don't mean to be ignorant, but can you explain to me why a square is not a > rectangle? In all the math courses I have had, a square has always been > classified as one specific type of rectangle. Has this changed? > > Shari > > ShariV@aol.com
of course, a square is a rectangle. but too many elementary school teachers believe otherwise. that was my point.