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58 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 20 August 2007 09:13PM

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Comment author: Yosarian2 11 July 2016 12:47:06PM 0 points [-]

Yeah, that's fair, although it sounds like the student he's quoting did understand that.

I'm just saying that "guessing the teacher's password" isn't usually a fair way to view what's going in in cases like this. "Building up a concept map of connections between related concepts" is probably more accurate, and that really is a vital part of the learning process, it's not a bad thing at all.