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ERIC Number: EJ417946
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0734-6670
Math That Adults Need.
Burke, Paul
Journal of College Admissions, n128 p15-17 Sum 1990
Argues that the vast majority of adults have no use for the specialized mathematics taught in high schools and required by colleges--algebra, geometry, or calculus. Suggests that colleges should accept applicants who have studied percents, formulas, logic, computer commands, and basic statistics. (TE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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