[Haskell-cafe] RE: Answers to Exercises in Craft of FP
Christian.Hofer at gmx.de
Thu Jan 27 16:33:21 EST 2005
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> Am 27.01.2005 um 21:28 schrieb Paul Hudak:
>> Chris, I'm not sure that I understand your argument. How about this
>> scenario, which is what I do: Students are assigned problems,
>> without solutions. They are given some time to work them out and
>> turn them in. Then they are given the solutions, most of which I go
>> over in class.
> That is perfectly alright with me. The problem that we are discussing
> is that it would be helpful to have the solutions to the exercises for
> a book that I buy for studying on my own. And this is where I learn
> most from. But most of those books (including the Haskell School of
> Expression) do not include solutions. In contrast, Pierce's Types and
> Programming Languages helps the reader by giving at least solutions to
> the most important exercises. And it is just nice to check, if you
> have understood the problem correctly and whether there is a more
> elegant solution.
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