Date: Jan 22, 2013 5:02 AM
Author: Richard Strausz
Subject: Re: To K-12 teachers here: Another enjoyable post from Dan Meyer
> No, I was pointing out that this problem has

> redundancy in it and the odds of 18 clever students

> fouling it up all at once are the same as the odds of

> one clever student fouling up 18 such problems in a

> row. Very small.

>

> Bob Hansen

>

You probably would also assume that most students would check their work on test questions to make sure their grade would be as high as possible. You would be wrong! :-)

Richard

>

> On Jan 21, 2013, at 7:23 PM, Richard Strausz

> <Richard.Strausz@farmington.k12.mi.us> wrote:

>

> > No - I assume you are joking.