On Sep 1, 2013 1:06 PM, "Robert Hansen" <email@example.com> wrote: > > > On Sep 1, 2013, at 11:13 AM, kirby urner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > >> This could be disputed. Even the lowly calculator was a computer by some measure, programmable and everything. > > > I wasn't talking about teaching students programming. > > No, but mathematics is one of the legs of the three R's and the three R's still seems to hold as the basis for everything else. > > Bob Hansen
I'm talking about the language *you* seem to be programmed in, with all these poorly defined terms like "programming versus math". Talk about red herring false dichotomies! Egad and gadzooks.