Algebra is known as a gatekeeper subject, so when should your child take it?
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Indeed, just this past year, a book questioning the importance of math education
in general and argu-. ing that almost no one really needs algebra received.
Aug 11, 2015 ... The Importance of Learning Algebra in High School Aug 11, 2015 Basic algebra
is used by electricians, engineers, and nearly everyone in ...
Algebra is important for future employment opportunities in California's
increasingly knowledge-based economy, even in jobs con- sidered to be “blue
Jul 30, 2012 ... One of the important side benefits of higher math is that it makes you ..... Although
I agree that Algebra is important and should be taught in high ...
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Jul 22, 2013 ... Doing algebra actually makes you smarter, actually raises your IQ. ... planning to
be an engineer or a scientist, learning algebra is important.
The lessons and patterns of mathematics are important, too. If all you take from
algebra is a comfort with variables and formulas, an ability to interpret graphs and
Now that you know enough about the history of Algebra, do you now think that it
is something important? You would probably still say and still wonder what ...
Algebra is a method of solving mathematical equations in a way that allows a
person to derive unknown quantities, such as bank interest, percentages or ...
Jul 29, 2012 ... A TYPICAL American school day finds some six million high school students and
two million college freshmen struggling with algebra. In both ...