Math Survival Guide: Change Your Attitude 02

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"Dream no small dreams, for they have no power to stir the souls of men."
-- Victor Hugo

          You want to be a successful person, right?  The successful person

would figure out a way to use a class like this to his or her advantage.  The

successful person would want to take this seemingly bad situation and turn it

around.  The successful person would take these lemons, make lemonade

AND SELL IT!  And YOU are going to be a successful person!


          So, here’s the silver bullet – the secret to success – the key to surviving

this whole math thing:

It’s not about the math!

You’re not in a math class!



          You’re going to use your math class to learn how to be successful. 

You’re going to learn how to be creative, how to think and figure things out

and how to self-teach (this is the most important one).  It just so happens that

the subject you’re going to use to learn these things is math.


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