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Louine Teague

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Registered: 12/3/04
Posted: Feb 4, 1998 5:18 PM
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Jerry Uhl wrote:

> I have never met a practicing research mathematician who ever sat down to
> memorize anything.
> I wonder why many consider memorization important for students of
> mathematics when it is not important for those who practice mathematics.

I agree with Jerry and to disagree with severl others---I do not have to
memorize something exactly to remember the process and to remember that
the formula exist :-)


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