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Old 08-26-2016, 10:31 AM
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Originally Posted by aceplace57 View Post
I was showing my steps in the most compact way possible. To avoid a tedious and long post.
Understood; and in this context, I'm inclined to forgive you. In an educational context, however, you should bend over backward to avoid the "running equals sign," since thinking of = as "gives" or "execute" can be a serious stumbling block to kids' understanding of math. See "Studentsí Understanding Of The Equal Sign Not Equal" (or more discussion here, here, or here.