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Re: meaningful standards (fwd)
Posted:
May 30, 1995 5:43 PM


Steven Means wrote:
>It is NOT significant learning to be given a formula (a generalization) >and then be prompted to find the missing values and compute an answer >(unless the lesson is on substitution and/or computation).
But do you agree that it is better to define sine as y/r before having students try to find the sine of 30 degrees?
Take Care...Harvey Becker



