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Re: What math should I learn if computers can do it all? Mathematica, etc.
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Nov 13, 2013 11:46 PM


On 11/13/2013 12:10 PM, Peter Percival wrote: > Hetware wrote: > >> I'm in a conundrum twixt the use of computers to do my thinking for me, >> and learning to think for myself. Should a child learn his times >> tables, or learn to use a computer to do it for him? > > It is a wellknown fact that if a child comes within a mile of a > computer he or she will be corrupted by porn and groomed by paedophiles. >
Well, there is certainly a dose of reality in that response! It might just be offtopic, though.
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