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When math makes sense  w/ cooking, consruction
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Jun 14, 2013 12:33 AM




Re: When math makes sense  w/ cooking, consruction
Posted:
May 27, 2013 11:49 PM



On May 27, 2013, at 3:25 PM, Richard Strausz <Richard.Strausz@farmington.k12.mi.us> wrote:
> Lou, you worded it better than I. I see many students who 'understand' one rule and then try to apply it in all situations. > > Richard
He didn't word it well enough then because I don't think you understood it.:) You can't "understand" something and then go off and misapply it. Rules are remembered. Understanding is different.
Bob Hansen



