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Keldeo February 2nd, 2014 4:43pm

How far did you go/do you plan to go in math education?

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restinghour Pennsylvania
02/03/14 1:19 am

Took AP Calculus in high school and somehow got a B. I'm taking trig now in college because I'm bored and miss math. The required math was at least algebra but, what can I say? I love math!

Colorado303 Future Seattle Resident
02/02/14 9:03 pm

I had college algebra last semester and am in pre calc now. Next year I plan to take calculus and statistics

TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
02/02/14 2:24 pm

Just two years of high school math – Algebra and Geometry. My son, however, got through Trigonometry and Pre--Calculus. And he's a singer and actor. My wife, a CPA, is great at math. And my daughter, who teaches Radiologic Tech, is good too.

icytoes the tepid north
02/02/14 1:31 pm

I passed high school Algebra with a D, was then required to take Geometry (don't get me started on the brilliance of forcing a child to take a class they know they will fail before they start) so my parents got me a tutor. I passed with another D.

jvc1133 61535
02/02/14 11:47 am

I can count my change

jmw7477 Indiana
02/02/14 11:34 am

My math skills don't need to be too in depth.

PartyFree Nowhere in Particular
02/02/14 10:52 am

I went through Calculus in high school but slacked off in college. I wanted to take College Algebra, but my advisor refused to sign off on anything lower than Pre-Calc. So that's what I took.

146787456777 .......
02/02/14 10:49 am

my highest math class was psychological statistics, glad I never did calculus, yay humanities degree!

cpaswr just say the letters
02/02/14 10:45 am

Algebra 2 in high school and one business calculus class in college.

HayleyS looking up.
02/02/14 10:45 am

I only went to algebra 2 in high school and finite math in college. I'm math stupid.

icytoes the tepid north
02/02/14 1:31 pm

I hear you. I didn't even get that far (story above)

Axl752 NY
02/02/14 10:16 am

Calc 2 was my highest math class

knetzere Illinois
02/02/14 10:08 am

Differential equations

02/02/14 10:07 am

Senior year I'm doing a college level multi-variable calculus. Not sure how much farther I'll go, but I enjoy math, so probably a couple more levels up.

02/02/14 10:16 am

Same! Except I'm not really sure I want to continue...

02/02/14 10:27 am

It looks like classes are going to get snippety soon. Should be interesting...

02/02/14 10:40 am

I've never heard the word snippety used to describe math before haha
As long as you try to remember that Stokes', Greens' and the fundamental theorem of line integrals are essentially the same idea for different degreed functions, it's not too hard.

02/02/14 10:48 am

Exactly. I still walk out of that class brain dead though.

02/02/14 10:48 am

Lol Everyone is commenting on my adjectives today...

Cole12 ...
02/02/14 9:54 am

I'm in Calc right now (junior year) but I'm not exactly sure what I'm going to do next year, it really depends. Maybe AP stats.

02/02/14 10:05 am

Don't do stat. It's extremely boring, and quite easy. I bet you could get away with a college class next year.

Cole12 ...
02/02/14 10:22 am

I'm going to schedule an appointment with a local college in a few months - I'm only a few credits short so I may be able to do all college courses next year. What math class would you recommend?

02/02/14 10:25 am

You could take a harder calc, but that would be boring. I'm not really sure, because the class I'm taking is the hardest that the college I go to offered. Best ask the college.

JennaAwesome Book Lover
02/02/14 9:52 am

Probably AP stats but I'm not sure. I'm not very good at math

Keldeo Laverre City
02/02/14 9:46 am

Stats classes are sort of strangely arranged here. It's like you either do a few mid-level, then go to stats and stop, or go really high and then stats. What were you taking before that?

TheCameron UCF
02/02/14 9:55 am

There are some weird rules about math in Florida high schools. Can't take trig they teach trig with pre-calc, and usually people either take stats or pre-calc as a senior or take calc and stats as a junior and senior.