
Re: Perils of Modern Math Education
Posted:
Jun 20, 2007 11:16 AM


> > Richard, I was never taught the square root > algorithm, and I have never taught interpolation.
When you learned your high school math, did you ever have to interpolate values when doing trig and/or log problems? I can't remember if I learned it then, but I certainly used to teach it in the B.C. (before calculator) years in Algebra II and in Trig.
Richard

