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From: Patrick Jones To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion Date: 2004091619:35:37 Subject: front end estimation I think front end estimation should not be used in school. I believe the school system should have stayed with rounding numbers. In my daughters school they do not give examples in their school books on front end estimation. I had to go on the internet to understand how to perform front end estimation. This new system is crazy.
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