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QuoteFor once in my life I think that mathematics doesn't have to be awful. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteWhen I first came to this class I anticipated the worst. I was sure this class was going to be like every other class: I would probably just pass with the help of a patient tutor. However, this class wasn't like that at all, in fact it made me realize tha vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThe topics we covered were cool, for once I enjoyed doing the work because it was interesting. I have trouble doing things I'm not interested in. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteYour unique way method of teaching and class formation made it an interesting class to attend. The time went by fast and the work was interesting. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteI realized that math is much more than what we have been exposed to in elementary school, junior high, and high school. I've realized that there is a lot of intellectual thinking involved, it is not just right and wrong numerical answers. I never really c vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteOverall I thoroughly enjoyed the class, and I dislike math a little less because now I see it can be interesting. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteI guess I have an appreciation towards mathematics. I understand people devote their lives to finding the contrasting rule to a law or formula and I think that's cool. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteMy attitude toward math hasn't changed that much except for the fact that know I can appreciate how some people, like yourself can have such a passion for mathematics. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteHopefully I'll be able to tell my children how fun and interesting this class was and more importantly how much I learned about what mathematics really is. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteWhen I first heard you say that math "was beautiful" I thought you were a little strange. However, now after experiencing what math can really do mentally and physically, I can say that math is beautiful when you are taught right. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThese ideas of math are part of everyday life, but society doesn't take in the true meaning and significance of math. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteMath can be fun and exciting if you teach students to "understand" something rather than just memorizing it. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThank you for this wonderful class and experience. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThe first thing I noticed as I walked into room were the benches. Already I was put at ease because the traditional '5th grade' desks were not there. Then when we were handed the survey and I was some of the questions regarding our feelings about math, I vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteBut like I have told you I would have rather taken tests. Nothing against you or the class that is just my preference. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteI really like the way this class is set up this semester. I like working things out with people at my table. We work well together which helps. I do wish that the Professor would teach a little bit more, but then again, I don't know what he could because vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThis class reminds me somewhat of my high school math classes. In high school I never understood what the teacher was talking about. So during class I would look at the lesson in the book and teach myself. I didn't mind doing this. That's when I liked mat vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThe Math in this class is something I've never experienced in any other Math class. Most of my Math classes were always problems with numbers that a calculator could figure out. There were never problems that involved much thinking. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThis math class, much to my surprise is very different. My views and hopes are slowly changing about math. I now feel a little more confident in my abilities. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteFor a guy who is reluctant to give math a chance I must admit that classes like Mathematical Explorations help broaden the minds of students like myself. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteThe lack of tests and homework in this class is a refreshing change. I am used to studying page after page of formulas and tables in math class. But this class is different and I like it. When math is shoved down my throat I cannot learn. The "pressure th vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteIt was a nice break from the do-it-know-it-or-fail type math course in high school or any other arithmetic course. Granted, I have to know these skills and be able to do them without much difficulty. But it was good to be able to take a course that reall vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteYou've shown how someone can see beauty and passion in mathematics. Your passion for mathematics really is inspiring considering the fact that most of my past math teachers didn't really care. They didn't have that fire in their eyes that you have. You wa vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteI now appreciate my father's intellect for being an engineer. I used to think he was boring for knowing all this math, but I now see that his thought process goes well beyond just numbers. vecke06 years 7 months ago
QuoteWhen I first came to class in the beginning of the year you were always talking about how math was so beautiful. When I heard you say this I was like, what is this guy talking about? But as the year went on I started to think about the beauty of math more vecke06 years 7 months ago

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