Most writing on the paths of the successful state the classic items. The person had passion, worked hard, went to an Ivy League school and had some high up connections or mentors. 863 more words
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People around me are constantly telling me that something is impossible. They say it with such certainty that I almost believed them.
Malcolm Gladwell writes in his book “Outlier” that successful people like Bill Gates succeeded not because he is the smartest compared to most people, but that he put in the hours — 10,000 is the magic number. 31 more words
What kinds of vocabulary are students going to be looking for in this section?
- Box plots
This lesson is important to start off with establishing and understanding these key terms, or students will be lost when trying to compute them or solve real-world problems with them. 256 more words