Comments on: The math problem: All rote, no reasoning
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:45:15 +0000hourly1http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1By: Marshall
http://communitycollegespotlight.org/content/the-math-problem-all-rote-no-reasoning_11501/#comment-6253
Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:15:45 +0000http://communitycollegespotlight.org/?p=11501#comment-6253Which is greater, a/5 or a/8?
Sounds like a trick question to me.

if a == 0, then they’re equal.
if a > 0, then a/5 is greater.
if a < 0, then a/8 is greater.