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Topic: Calculator
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Godwin Kotey

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Re: Calculator
Posted: Jul 31, 1997 9:03 PM
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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 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 TI-92 is
> still not
> allowed on the test.
> Has anyone used the TI-92 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

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