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Topic: #34 Algebra Regents
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Samis, Karen

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Re: #34 Algebra Regents
Posted: Jun 15, 2012 8:36 AM
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We also can't believe they are taking off a point because answer is an

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On Jun 15, 2012, at 8:31 AM, "Katherine Cook" <<>> wrote:

We are about to call SED 518-474-5900 about the rubric on #34. The rubric says to take one point off if they list the roots as an ordered pair. We disagree. Roots of a parabola are the x-intercepts. Why can?t they be written as an ordered pair? Especially since the question requires students to do the graph.
What are other people?s thoughts on this?

Katie Cook
Fayetteville-Manlius CSD
Manlius, NY 13104
(315) 692-1951

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