I was in bed but I woke up to share this with you guys.
Things that surprise non-math people:
1. I can’t do long division
2. I *can* do long division, but only with polynomials
@jordyd Can you extract square roots by long division? With polynomials?
"...now lastly, set \(x=10\), ..."
@jordyd I'm the same! I still can't see the point of long integer division
@christianp If you can’t do the division in your head, something went wrong somewhere. You’re not doing math anymore, you’re doing arithmetic.
@jordyd we teachin math all wrong. arithmetic is just the beginning, the rest is creative problem solving!
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