Date: Oct 3, 2012 7:48 AM
Author: Robert Hansen
Subject: Re: An Algebra 2 Test
On Oct 3, 2012, at 1:55 AM, Wayne Bishop <email@example.com> wrote:
> I'd be quite happy, thanks. Moreover, I am afraid that this set of exams is going to be undercut by the "new" so-called authentic ones following the national standards (that have been around for decades as God's gift to US public education).
Well, I wouldn't worry yourself too much. If math has been reduced to knowing how to factor a polynomial with no point or purpose, other than to recognize when an author is factoring a polynomial in another book, we won't miss it.