mathematical history

Mathematical history

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Write a reflection paper of at least 1 page addressing the following topics and questions. In your paper, include your name, the course name and section, and the date in the header. Use Times New Roman, size 12 font and double space.

· Your mathematical history: In high school i have taken algebra I and II, Geometry.

o What math classes have you taken in the past?algebra I and II, geometry

o Share a memory that stands out from your previous math courses, either good or bad.I remember in the 10th grade I was taking geometry and the teacher called on me to do a problem and I could not get the correct answer and he screamed at me with a high pitch voice. I was terrified being in his class.

o Share an example of how you have had to use math outside of the classroom. As an certified medical assistant, I use math daily especially drawing up botox.

· Your feelings about math Basic math do not bother me because I am very good with that but algebra I am not so good.

· Your future as related to math. I think as long as I can do basic math I am okay in society.

o Are there math courses required for your degree? If so, what are they? What will you be taking next? Yes math is required with my degree as business administration. I do not know the next math I will be taking.

o Do you see this course as useful for you in your career or personal life? No I do not see this course useful in my career. As long as a person know basic math I think he or she will be okay.