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 Mr. Smith (318) 376-9957 



For the welfare of the cubs, zoo scientists carefully control the behavior of mama bears and papa bears.






Color-code for homework assignments:


Red:  Calculus

Black:  Pre-Calculus

Blue: Algebra II

Green:  All classes




Google Classroom Codes 2022-2023


1st Period DTEA-953H3BCalcDTEA-953H3B

2nd Period Calc 

3rd Period Alg II

4th Period Pre- Calc

5th Period Alg II 

6th Period Pre- Calc







Is it bias to assume bias in others?

Is it sin to call others "Sinner?" 

Matthew 7:1 - Judge not, lest ye be judged.

Let us not disappoint our Creator. 








Problem 1

can be worked by

Method A,

Method B,

and Method C.



Problem 2

can be worked by

Method C,

Method D,

and Method E.


Because time allows the teaching of only one method,

the teacher insists that the students learn Supermethod C to work both problems.



Parents and tutors complain that the teacher is too authoritarian citing the evidence that, although there are multiple methods for solving each problem, the teacher insists that students "do it his way” by Method C.




 A parable about ignorance and arrogance is at

From the parable


The blind men see each problem.  The teacher sees the elephant.

Shouldn't the students learn to see the elephant, too?



is one of the two things we know in this universe about any other universe.--James R. Rogers

Mathematics, rightly viewed, possesses not only truth, but supreme beauty; a beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture ....--Bertrand Russell
Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.--Albert Einstein

... the things of this world cannot be made known without a knowledge of mathematics ....--Roger Bacon

Mathematics is the queen of the sciences.--Carl Friedrich Gauss

While scientists regard mathematics as mere measure for physical phenomena, pure mathematicians regard physical phenomena as mere symbols for mathematical ideas.--James R. Rogers

The science of pure mathematics ... may claim to be the most original creation of the human spirit.--Alfred North Whitehead 

Anyone who cannot cope with mathematics is not fully human.--Robert A. Heinlein

The highest form of pure thought is in mathematics ....--Plato

... there is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics.--G. H. Hardy

If in other sciences we should arrive at certainty without doubt and truth without error, it behooves us to place the foundations of knowledge in mathematics.--Roger Bacon

Pure mathematics--may it never be of any use to anyone.--Henry Smith

By divine right mathematics is the queen of thought, and brought to us by her twin bearers science and symbol, she comes true and elegant and absolute into our minds.--James R. Rogers

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.--Albert Einstein

 Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.--Stendhal

The essence of mathematics is not to make simple things complicated, but to make complicated things simple.--S. Gudder

There are things which seem incredible to most men who have not studied mathematics.--Aristotle

In mathematics you don't understand things; you just get used to them.--John von Neumann

Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true.--Bertrand Russell

Math is like love--a simple idea--but it can get complicated.--Anonymous

Calculus math makes the back of my neck hot.--Mrs. James R. Rogers

Math is like learning a foreign language, Marcie.  No matter what you say, it's going to be wrong anyway!--Peppermint Patty in Peanuts by Charles Schulz


All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.--Edmund Burke

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do evil.--a good man