From the main web page, click on the lab 1 link, and then click on the
survey assignment link. On the top left of your web browser's
screen, under Edit, release on Select All,
then under Edit, release on Copy.
Paste the questions into your word processor
and then answer the following questions. Note:
grammar and spelling are important.
When you are finished, follow the directions back on lab 1 in order to paste
your work into a WebCT bulletin board posting.
- You are probably taking this course because you have to,
as part of a general education requirement. What skills central
to your intellectual development do you think society expects you to take
away from a college level mathematics course such as Math 1010?
- What is mathematics?
- Name a mathematical experience that you had that was
rewarding for you.
- Think back to the first mathematical experience that you had that
was destructive to your mathematical self-confidence. (We have
all had such experiences - even Dr. Sarah!)
- In the last question, you explored a negative
If you could rewrite your role in that experience in order to prevent it
from being destructive to your mathematical self-confidence
what would you change about your behavior?