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Old 02-22-2007, 11:42 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by jwakamud complaint isnt so much the question. i understand how the answer given can be considered correct [even if i disagree]. my complaint is largely that when i brought it to his attention, he didnt say anything like "the answer i was looking for was B, because in Biology we assume the most likely instance" or something like that. he just flat out refused to even consider that there was a reason D was the best answer. he just told me "no. B was the right answer." and he ignored my point completely that either you have to consider Tritium and Deuterium as hydrogen, or you have to tell the student to rule them out...
Ah, yes! I had a chemistry perfesser that thought the world revolved around him. He was actually the dean of the chemistry department, so that may have explained a lot. "This is the way it is, because I said so" was surely his creedo. Dude was a real jerk, all filled up with his acedemia. Unfortunately, you're going to run into these types every now and then.

Is this dude actually a PhD, or a grad student?
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