What does "EQUAL" mean?
When Jefferson said, "All men are created equal," did he mean that...
We all start out the same? Have the same rights and privileges? Equal access to opportunity? What do you think he meant by "equal"?
We all start out the same? Have the same rights and privileges? Equal access to opportunity? What do you think he meant by "equal"?
Description: Students will choose two mathematical terms related to equality. They will write a brief essay in which they:
Compare and contrast the mathematical meanings of these words.
Examine the usage of one of the words in a broader global, social context.
Standards: Basic mathematical vocabulary, compare and contrast.
Compare and contrast the mathematical meanings of these words.
Examine the usage of one of the words in a broader global, social context.
Standards: Basic mathematical vocabulary, compare and contrast.
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Social and Global Contexts (ideas):
