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Topic: Calculus
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Louis Talman

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Re: Calculus
Posted: Aug 25, 2014 1:35 AM
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On Sun, 24 Aug 2014 20:42:08 -0600, Robert Hansen <> wrote:

> Why are the cut scores so low in AP calculus?

In your earlier paragraph, you observe that those who earn a 5 on the AP
exam seem pretty well qualified. So why do you criticize about the scale?

Does it matter whether the mountain is 29029 feet, 8848 meters, or 5.498
miles high?

- --Louis A. Talman
Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University of Denver


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