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Word of the Day🌄: heuristic

heuristic

encouraging a person to learn, discover, understand, or solve problems on his or her own, as by experimenting, evaluating possible answers or solutions, or by trial and error: a heuristic teaching method.

Heuristic is a New Latin construction, equivalent to the Greek heurískein, "to find out, discover." It entered …

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On This Day🌄 Jun 09

411 BC – Wealthy Athenians overthrew the democratic government of ancient Athens and replaced it with a short-lived oligarchy known as "The Four Hundred".

1856 – Mormon pioneers began leaving Iowa City, Iowa, and headed west for Salt Lake City, Utah, carrying all their possessions in two-wheeled handcarts.

1946 – After King Ananda …

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