"Jonathan Miller" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:<8oGdnbTLhMhC_xbdRVn-sA@comcast.com>... > "Dave Rusin" <email@example.com> wrote in message > news://firstname.lastname@example.org... > > In article <email@example.com>, > > Thomas Nordhaus <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > > email@example.com (Daniel Grubb) schrieb: > > > >>Of course it should. But I am lucky to get anything close to an > > >>equivalent statement of the definition from my students. Simply > > >>getting them to understand the difference between 'if...then' > > >>and 'and' has been a struggle. > > > > > >Hmm, maybe the student should have a minimum amount of talent, maybe > > >it is as simple as that? > > > > Elitist! We simply won't put up with that kind of talk. > > For linear algebra as she is usually taught, said minimum amount of talent > is pretty minimal.
Linear algebra is now "she"? That's news to me... :-)