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Topic: stop teaching shifting & stretching?
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Wayne Bishop

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Re: stop teaching shifting & stretching?
Posted: Oct 12, 1998 8:11 PM
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At 01:54 PM 10/12/98 -0400, William J. Larson wrote:
>Since my calculus students will have graphers, is it the
>consensus that I should stop teaching my precalculus
>students such tricks to aide graphing as shifting & stretching
>functions and symmetry? I'd love to stop teaching this, because it
>would free time for other "essential" topics, which I do not
>get to.
>
>Bill Larson
>Geneva

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If this message is tongue in cheek and I'm too naive to "get it", my
apologies. Otherwise, it is a very scary message.

Wayne.






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