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Re: crib sheets

But is this any different than IF they had MEMORIZED the formulas? Jim
Green commented earlier that given the formulas students simply try to
plug in the numbers. Is there really a difference when they've memorized
these--other than being able to give partial credit for 'knowing' the


On 29 Mar 1996, ken fox wrote:

This year, the AP Exams will allow the use of formula sheets. As I have
allowed my students to use these sheets this year, I have found more students
looking for an equation with the right symbols. On the same sheet is Q used
for charge and my which to use.

I hope that the College Board will do some investigating about future use. I
was once a proponent, but am no longer convinced. I will be interested to see
what comes of this.

ken fox