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You are not logged in. #1 20121118 10:49:05
Trying a new Introduction to DerivativesTrying a new "Introduction to Derivatives": Introduction to Derivatives "The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  Leon M. Lederman #2 20121118 11:13:32
Re: Trying a new Introduction to DerivativesHi; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #3 20121118 16:17:06
Re: Trying a new Introduction to DerivativesHi MathsIsFun, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #4 20121118 20:16:44
Re: Trying a new Introduction to Derivativeshi MathsIsFun You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei #5 20121118 22:18:56
Re: Trying a new Introduction to DerivativesThanks guys. "The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  Leon M. Lederman #6 20121118 22:47:09
Re: Trying a new Introduction to DerivativesHi MathsIsFun; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #7 20121118 23:02:20
Re: Trying a new Introduction to DerivativesI would suggest both, as students will meet both. You might consider a section entitled Two Notations. You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei #8 20121119 08:54:22
Re: Trying a new Introduction to Derivatives
I concur with the views. Character is who you are when no one is looking. 