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Re: Re: The audience for Mathematica (Was: Show doesn't

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  • Subject: [mg102207] Re: [mg102166] Re: The audience for Mathematica (Was: Show doesn't
  • From: DrMajorBob <btreat1 at>
  • Date: Sat, 1 Aug 2009 04:00:59 -0400 (EDT)
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I'm not talking about getting BETTER at it. I'm talking about how  
DIFFICULT this must have been, the first time. Every class is beastly  
difficult the first time or two, IMHO.

Perhaps you had been teaching calculus for some time already, before you  
added in Mathematica?


On Fri, 31 Jul 2009 04:55:23 -0500, Helen Read <hpr at> wrote:

> DrMajorBob wrote:
>> Brilliant, Helen!
>> This wasn't so easy the first semester you tried, I assume?
> I've been teaching this way with Mathematics for so long that it has
> become second nature, but yeah, I'm sure I have gotten a lot better at
> it over the years.
> --
> Helen Read
> University of Vermont

DrMajorBob at

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