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Norm wrote: >To me, the fact that multiplication can make things larger OR smaller (or not change things at]]>Jul 6, 1995 8:34:38 PMJul 6, 1995 8:34:38 PMchsu@pppl.gov0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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> >What, IMHO, are some of the "basic" facts of multiplication? > > Multiplication is]]>Jul 6, 1995 7:47:39 PMJul 6, 1995 7:47:39 PM0191enel@informns.k12.mn.us0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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>Let me say that that statement depends upon what you do in life. As a >construction worker, I was forced to perform]]>Jul 4, 1995 10:33:00 AMJul 4, 1995 10:33:00 AMnorton@moose.erie.net0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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writes:

> >Considering the]]>Jul 4, 1995 3:34:40 AMJul 4, 1995 3:34:40 AMMCotton@aol.com0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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prefer, is computer supported calculating (spreadsheets, Mathematica,]]>Jul 2, 1995 1:55:09 PMJul 2, 1995 1:55:09 PMmeans@belnet.bellevue.k12.wa.us0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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>Let me digress a little with an analogy. Last night I went to play banjo with >some friends. I"m not particularily]]>Jul 2, 1995 12:43:00 PMJul 2, 1995 12:43:00 PMnorton@moose.erie.net1Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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writes:

> >Once again, I]]>Jul 2, 1995 11:00:16 AMJul 2, 1995 11:00:16 AMMCotton@aol.com0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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A teacher educator friend of mine put it this way:

As an example, 7 x 0 = 0, and 7 x 1 = 7 ... that is, in the first case,]]>Jul 1, 1995 2:56:09 PMJul 1, 1995 2:56:09 PMach@tenet.edu0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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>Sounds like a return to the "New Math" to me. > >Kent >

Does it really?

My feeling]]>
Jul 1, 1995 10:16:00 AMJul 1, 1995 10:16:00 AMnorton@moose.erie.net0Re: What are the "basic" facts?
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On Sat, 1 Jul 1995 MCotton@aol.com wrote in response to Norm Krumper:

> How can students understand the above]]>Jul 1, 1995 2:14:57 AMJul 1, 1995 2:14:57 AMEDUKJM@LURE.LATROBE.EDU.AU0