Education News Archive - January 04, 2007
By Steele, Marcee M Introduction High school algebra and geometry teachers use graphing calculators extensively in their classes today. National and state mathematics curriculum standards recommend their use for class work, tests and assignments (Dion, Jackson, Klag, Liu, & Wright, 2001).
By JORDAN BLUM Most college students are still en
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.