EMRFD Message Archive 7391

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7391 2012-04-01 08:25:23 Stephen Farthing Re Equations

Thanks for all the advice. I feel a bit more confident now, I knew about
BODMAS (PODMAS in the USA), but I never really had to resort to it. Mind
you its 40 years since I studied maths at Polytechnic as part of my science

In the UK it is interesting to see how much maths has been dumbed down over
the years. Things I studied at 16 (complex numbers) seem not to be taught
until university, according to my nephew's maths teacher. And, sadly, I had
to explain to my niece's science teacher the difference between mass and

73s Steve, G0XAR

Wisdom demands a new orientation of science and technology towards the
organic, the gentle, the non-violent, the elegant and beautiful. E. F.

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