tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-10220498.post3729523527434926546..comments2024-02-23T02:50:01.140-06:00Comments on Math Teacher Mambo: CheatingShireen Dadmehrhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16282965851939089408noreply@blogger.comBlogger4125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-10220498.post-39772089323926965492008-02-08T16:30:00.000-06:002008-02-08T16:30:00.000-06:00Similarly, I "made" my pre-calc kids memorize the ...Similarly, I "made" my pre-calc kids memorize the entire unit circle. There were a few who looked like they enjoyed doing it.maurahttps://www.blogger.com/profile/13470215281982018625noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-10220498.post-48911118272986095092008-01-25T10:48:00.000-06:002008-01-25T10:48:00.000-06:00I've never heard of those tricks... dang, and we'v...I've never heard of those tricks... dang, and we've already covered that for this year.<BR/><BR/>I caught a precalc kid cheating - he'd written some formulas on his calculator case. Like he didn't think I would notice him continuously checking the cover?KFousshttps://www.blogger.com/profile/04493982153040173831noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-10220498.post-17030427365147457892007-11-05T05:00:00.000-06:002007-11-05T05:00:00.000-06:00There is a cool finger trick with your left hand w...There is a cool finger trick with your left hand where the thumb is 0 radians and your pinkie is pi/2 radians, and you count the way you mentioned for sine. I didn't teach it to them this year because I was trying to get them to visualize the reference triangles in their heads. But, I may mention it later if this quiz idea doesn't go well.<BR/><BR/>Thanks for reminding me of it.<BR/><BR/>Ms. CookieAnonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-10220498.post-72095422642471759722007-11-04T22:19:00.000-06:002007-11-04T22:19:00.000-06:00Do you do the radical-0 over 2, radical-1 over 2, ...Do you do the radical-0 over 2, radical-1 over 2, radical 2-over 2, radical 3-over 2, radical 4-over 2 business?<BR/><BR/>I forget <B>why</B> it works, but I know it works. I think it may help with recall.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.com