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Why Teaching Basic Math Skills Is Important
Why Is This Important - Term Paper
The article summarizes the importance of numeracy for success in college and as citizens in the 21st century. Since the study of algebra is important for success in college algebra classes, adult education teachers must make algebra instruction available for all ABE students; not just the mathematically gifted. The article discusses the key ideas in algebra: equality, function and generalization. She shows how the roots of these ideas can be found in basic mathematics, but our lower level ABE students are not exposed to them. To address their lack of understanding, ABLE students must be introduced to algebraic thinking at the earliest math levels. The article illustrates this through a method for helping ABE students develop algebraic thinking by rewriting basic equations so students can search on both sides of the equation..
The History of Algebra
Various derivations of the word "algebra," which is of Arabian origin, have been given by different writers. The first mention of the word is to be found in the title of a work by Mahommed ben Musa al-Khwarizmi Hovarezmi , who flourished about the beginning of the 9th century. The full title is ilm al-jebr wa'l-muqabala, which contains the ideas of restitution and comparison, or opposition and comparison, or resolution and equation, jebr being derived from the verb jabara, to reunite, and muqabala, from gabala, to make equal.
In both high school and college, all too many students are expected to fail. Why do we subject American students to this ordeal? My question extends beyond algebra and applies more broadly to the usual mathematics sequence, from geometry through calculus. State regents and legislators — and much of the public — take it as self-evident that every young person should be made to master polynomial functions and parametric equations.