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Carl Miller Eng 101 9/26/06 We All Have a Lot To Learn ” summary A recent terrorist attack in India is worrying people. A terrorist group attacked Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, the reason this worries people is because of whom they were attacking, scientists and mathematicians and other people of great intelligence. The article moved on into India’s education system, and how that although India is ranked number one in test scores for children in math and science, they don’t turn out to be “world-beaters.” To contrast, American children test lower but later in life do
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Unformatted text preview: better in the real world. American universities are the best globally, and the government helps support this by large amounts of funding for public universities. Although the article begins to glorify the American education system, the article brings up bad parts about the American education system. Tharman Shanmugaratnam the minister of education in Singapore states "Unless you are comfortably middle class or richer, you get an education that is truly second-rate by any standards.”...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Goole during the Fall '08 term at SIU Carbondale.

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