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The REAL value of algebra

by Bill Osler / May 10, 2010 10:00 PM PDT
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(NT) :)
by C1ay / May 10, 2010 11:46 PM PDT
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Hated algebra; loved geometry.
by EdHannigan / May 11, 2010 12:06 AM PDT

I was always bad at arithmetic.

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Me too!
by James Denison / May 11, 2010 2:06 AM PDT

Geometry seemed very useful and I've kept up on it over the years, especiall all the times I've used the 3-4-5 right angle formula. Algebra was there's some unknown quantity here, so let's try and figure it out. In real life if you didn't know, you'd get up and go look instead of sitting there wondering on it. Wink

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(NT) I was the opposite
by Diana Forum moderator / May 11, 2010 11:55 AM PDT

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