...I graduated with a Ph.D. in Curriculum & Instruction, Science Education (Biology) from the University of Missouri, Columbia in 2000. As part of the course requirements, I took numerous statistics courses in conjunction with several biology courses. I have been studying biostatistics and several other subjects in preparation for my medical boards exam. (read more)
...Root is reverse exponentiation: square root(16) = 4 because 4^2 = 16, or 4 x 4 = 16. Rest is memorizing priority of operations (operator precedence).
I will also want to teach students the idea how important it is to be correct, even precise, in working situations, and when not to do so under other social situations, so that they can be well-rounded individuals. Thank you for your time. (read more)