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Topic: Logic proofs and Geometry
Replies: 2   Last Post: Sep 10, 2008 3:43 PM

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 Gen Lagattuta Posts: 27 Registered: 6/30/08
Re: Logic proofs and Geometry
Posted: Sep 10, 2008 3:43 PM

Logic proofs are not listed in the curriculum; however, we are presenting
logic proofs on a smaller scale to introduce the students to the idea of a
formal proof. We felt it was a good way of connecting Logic to Triangle
Proofs.

Gen LaGattuta

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bennett, Stephanie" <bennetts@ilcsd.org>
To: <nyshsmath@mathforum.org>
Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 11:47 AM
Subject: RE: Logic proofs and Geometry

>I think that the curriculum calls for proving conditionals, contrapositive,
> negated equivalence, and DeMorgan's Law.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Judith Kapp [mailto:kapprsm@yahoo.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 10:37 AM
> To: nyshsmath@mathforum.org
> Subject: Logic proofs and Geometry [html-removed]
> Importance: Low
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> I have the feeling that this has been answered before, but I cannot find
> it
> in my emails. Are Logic proofs a part of the new Geometry curriculum?
>
> Thank you,
> Judith Kapp
>
>
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