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Topic: Fractals
Replies: 29   Last Post: May 9, 1995 10:14 AM

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Tad Watanabe

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Re: Fractals
Posted: May 4, 1995 1:48 PM
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Well, reading other people's response, I'm not sure why you say you
cannot discuss fractals without logarthms. It sure sounds like
investigations of fractals can serve the purpose of intellectual
development of students. I wonder what you meant by "discuss." I wonder
if you were thinking of "discussion" at much more sophisticated levels.

Tad Watanabe
Towson State University
Towson, Maryland

On Thu, 4 May 1995, Andrei TOOM wrote:

> 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.
> Andrei

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