My Daily Reflections
7/11/2011
3 interesting things that I would like to share with friends/family from today’s experience.
1. Traffic lights serve no use in China
2. Shanghai was not as cold as I had expected
3. I could understand what the teacher was saying -- I can't understand what they're saying back then because of their slang.

2 important lessons that I learnt today.
1. A right-angle(90 degrees) plays an important role
2. Careful if you are wearing long-sleeves while eating because you could easily stain your shirt

1 question that I still do not understand from today’s lesson.
1. The Law of Cosine. ( or is it Sine? )

8/11/2011
3 interesting things that I would like to share with friends/family from today’s experience.
1. I noticed that there are 4 uniforms, each for a season.
2. The Sec 3s like to scam people with stupid card games
3. Youtube and Google is banned in China

2 important lessons that I learnt today.
1. Pythagoras theorem is useful in proving equalities
2. No computer = hell

1 question that I still do not understand from today’s lesson.
1. Relationship between angle bisectors and perpendicular bisectors of a triangle.

9/11/2011
3 interesting things that I would like to share with friends/family from today’s experience.
1. My weekday life in China: Sleep, Eat, Study.
2. In Shanghai, they kept showing the same advertisements over and over again, I could fall asleep watching them
3. The teachers here have a sense of humour

2 important lessons that I learnt today.
1. Parallel lines are essential in proving 2 triangles similar
2. Quadrilaterals are more complicated compared to triangles. A lot more complicated.

1 question that I still do not understand from today’s lesson.
1. The S.A.S. property between 2 similar and congruent triangles

10/11/2011
3 interesting things that I would like to share with friends/family from today’s experience.
1. The Sec 3s are quite enthusiastic in the lessons
2. I only watch 2 TV channels -- the sports channel and the English channel(others are all in Mandarin)
3. The Sec 1s are excused from translating worksheets from today onwards

2 important lessons that I learnt today.
1. Complementary and supplementary angles play a crucial role in proving the similary and congruence of triangles
2. More theorems on circles

1 question that I still do not understand from today’s lesson.
1. Why does the angle between the radius and a tangent of a circle is 90 degrees? ( The radius touching the tangency point )

11/11/2011
3 interesting things that I would like to share with friends/family from today’s experience.
1. Sec 3s like to use phrases like '赞同' and '没错' from time to time during lessons
2. First time I'm using the Sec 3's laptop to do my reflections
3. I missed my breakfast this morning

2 important lessons that I learnt today.
1. To apply the Ceva and Menelaus Theorem
2. Cyclic quadrilaterals are important in proving equal angles

1 question that I still do not understand from today’s lesson.
1. When to use the Power of a Point Theorem

12/11/2011
3 interesting things that I would like to share with friends/family from today’s experience.
1. I almost got crushed by the MRT doors
2. The bookstore I visited today is 7 floors high
3. I bought 10 books with a total cost of SGD90

2 important lessons that I learnt today.
1. Make up your mind. Or else you will end up running up and down from the 1st floor to the 7th repeatedly.
2. I learnt how to play Pylos

1 thing that I wish to know more from today’s experience.
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13/11/2011
3 interesting things that I would like to share with friends/family from today’s experience.
1. I played 'wu zi qi' with a robot
2. I saw a pair of chopsticks which costs 200Yen
3. I saw a floating tap in the science & tech. museum

2 important lessons that I learnt today.
1. Don't be obsessed with pandas. It will drive you crazy
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1 thing that I wish to know more from today’s experience.
1. How does the tap float