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Re: Calculator
Posted:
Jul 31, 1997 9:03 PM


I have used both the TI 82 and 83. The 83 is very good with statistics and has the capability of representing one function inters of another. I believe the 82 is ok for calculus, but if you have the money go in for the 83. Godwin Kotey
Ddeliberto@aol.com wrote:
> I am curious to know which claculator people are using. We have been > using > the TI 82 and before that we used Casio. I liked the TI 82 better, > but now > that the TI 83 is out, I wonder if anyone found that the 83 has more > advantages (or disadvantages). It is unfortunate that the TI92 is > still not > allowed on the test. > Has anyone used the TI92 for teaching specific lessons? > > Are students allowed to purchase their own claculator or does the > school > provide them and let studnets use them like textbooks? Having taught > classes > where students chose their own claculator, I can tell you firsthand > how > difficult it is to teach when students use different claculators! > > Deanna > >



