On Oct 3, 2012, at 1:55 AM, Wayne Bishop <wbishop@calstatela.edu> 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.

Bob Hansen