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Topic: Fractals
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Andre TOOM

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Re: Fractals
Posted: May 4, 1995 1:28 PM
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On Thu, 4 May 1995, Tad Watanabe wrote:

> I am curious to know what you mean by "essential." Wouldn't it be
> possible to fit the investigations of fractals within your two most
> important topics?

Essential means serving the purpose of intellectual development
of students. The more I teach in this country the more I value
word problems.
About fractals: you cannot discuss them without logarithms.
You cannot teach logarithms without a prerequisite of
algebra and coordinate system.

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