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Kevin Wolpert
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Saratoga Springs
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7/29/10


RE: algebra regents 2011
Posted:
Jun 17, 2011 9:12 AM


I called NYSED several weeks ago on this very issue. The second space is only to be used if the person grading the question seeks a second opinion from another teacher.
Kevin
Kevin Wolpert Mathematics Department Head Saratoga Springs High School (518) 5876690 ext. 3318 ________________________________________ From: ownernyshsmath@mathforum.org [ownernyshsmath@mathforum.org] on behalf of precopio@nycap.rr.com [precopio@nycap.rr.com] Sent: Friday, June 17, 2011 8:34 AM To: nyshsmath@mathforum.org Cc: Nanette DeGroat Subject: Re: algebra regents 2011
Does anybody know why there are two spaces on the answersheet where you put the raters letter?  Nanette DeGroat <ndegroat@gcsny.org> wrote: > I thought it was very fair; I thought the Surface area problem was a little over the top, and the tree diagram question might be misunderstood because it said how many outfits contain jeans AND flipflops. Meaning: jeans and flip flops simultaneously? or an out fit containing jeans and/or flip flops. > > I know mathematically AND means both, but in general conversation on a daily basis, we sometimes use the word AND for both situations. > > My 8th grade daughter took it and she thought it was pretty easy. (She isn't the strongest math student and she really has to study to stay in the advanced class.) > > Over all, I was satisfied with the content and level of difficulty. > Nanette :) > > >>> Lisa Clark <barnsky@optonline.net> 06/16/11 9:20 PM >>> > Are we allowed to talk about it yet??? > > What did everybody think??? > ******************************************************************* > * To unsubscribe from this mailing list, email the message > * "unsubscribe nyshsmath" to majordomo@mathforum.org > * > * Read prior posts and download attachments from the web archives at > * http://mathforum.org/kb/forum.jspa?forumID=671 > ******************************************************************* > . > > ******************************************************************* > * To unsubscribe from this mailing list, email the message > * "unsubscribe nyshsmath" to majordomo@mathforum.org > * > * Read prior posts and download attachments from the web archives at > * http://mathforum.org/kb/forum.jspa?forumID=671 > *******************************************************************
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