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Elementary POW for Nov. 6
Posted:
Nov 9, 2000 1:09 PM


Was I the only one who thought there are four operations  addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division? After trying the problem, I knew what had to work, but went to Dr. Math to see how "operations" was defined. I learned something, but it's the first time I've seen 6 operations defined. It was a good lesson for my students, because it gave them a reason to check out the Dr.Math resources. We had just finished order of operations, so this was a great problem for them to work on.



