It’s fun to hate math
By Murray Bourne, 10 Aug 2005
This is part of an ad for an investment company:
- A lot of people hate mathematics - and this kind of advertisement helps to perpetuate that hate
- When mathematics is taught in a much more practical, applied and hands-on manner, and when we let computers (or calculators) do more of the tedious algebra, then we have some hope of more students liking math.
- The left hand side of their second equation makes no sense mathematically...:-)
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