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The reason why I don't want to go to school is because I managed to learn more at home than at school. Take maths for example, I'm 2 years ahead already... What do you all think? Should I be home schooled? Einstein once famously said that education is what that is stopping him from getting educated. I agree.

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Exact same scenario for me in high school. You can do what I did - self-study during and outside high school, get 100% and graduate early.

Or be homeschooled and self-study all day.

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I wish I could get homeschooled, I learnt a lot during this 2 weeks holiday. More than what my teacher taught me in a year. But what do you meant by get 100%? I want to graduate early too, but I might need to get SAT my parents wants me to study in America.

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And also what are you learning right now? What would you suggest me to do if I want to learn calculus and physics? (Two of these classes won't be taught until I'm 16 which is 2 more years).

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

You might consider following along in the Agnishom, I teach calculus course?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi chooipian;

I can help you with any question you might have but that is not the same as teaching. I meant this:

http://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic … 15228&p=73

post 1807 on.

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1807 is not the begining of the tutorial.

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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http://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic … 69#p312169 from post 1453 ( you need not read the chatting in between)

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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Happy to help

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi chooipian

When I studied for A level maths (16 - 18) I worked at my own pace and mostly ignored my teacher. She was too slow and sometimes got it wrong. But I also sat next to the most gorgeous girl in the school, and hey, now I'm married to her. So I'm glad I was at school.

Bob

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Hi bob,

That is inspiring I will go to school too, then.

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmm, I sat next to the most gorgeous girl too. She hated me...

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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bobbym wrote:

Hmmm, I say next to the most gorgeous girl too. She hated me...

That's a great shame. Perhaps you needed MIF to get advice on your chat up lines.

Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Agnishom could have designed a few but he had not yet been born.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Odd how so many people sit next to their favorite person.

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bob bundy wrote:

bobbym wrote:Hmmm, I say next to the most gorgeous girl too. She hated me...

That's a great shame. Perhaps you needed MIF to get advice on your chat up lines.

Bob

The underlined word does not make sense...

Hi Bob;

I've invented a pickup line that goes like this:

Agnishom wrote:There are three members in our family who drink tea:

One does without sugar and without milk.

One does with sugar and without milk.

One does without sugar and with milk.She wrote:I do with sugar and milk.

Agnishom wrote:If you marry me, our family would have the complete power set.

Isn't that a good one?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Sorry just a typo. Meant sat.

Maybe it's the soulmate thinggy...

Maybe we just like the people next to us because it is convenient to do so.

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