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Subject:   RE: Does step size really equal speed?
Author: br
Date: Apr 30 2009
I think you made a valid point in recognizing the use of vocabulary.  Using the
term "slope" to describe their speed would "gloss over" students.  Using the
words "rate of change" might help.  I explain to students that slope and rate of
change are like synonyms to each other.

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