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Just a small question, when I took the diagnostic quiz, it set my level at three for the combined Algebra/Trig problems, while I may be a three with regard to algebra, I must be a 0 with regards to Trig. I am truly interested in working these problems out, as much as I am in working on Project Euler problems, but I get very frustrated when 3 of the 5 questions that I receive are Trig questions. A course I did take, but over twenty years ago.

Is there any way that the diagnostics could be parsed a bit closer to skill levels in these areas separately?

Note by Diane Holmes-Curtice
3 years, 7 months ago

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Hi Diane,

As of now, the diagnostics do not split between algebra/trig, geometry/combinatorics, etc. We will be experimenting with splitting disciplines apart more, so that people can better push their strengths and weaknesses separately. In a few weeks we will have features that allow you more choice over whether you want more trig vs. algebra etc... Thanks for the feedback! Peter Taylor Staff · 3 years, 7 months ago

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@Peter Taylor Thanks! Carl Joshua Quines · 3 years, 7 months ago

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@Peter Taylor Thank you so much for your swift response. I look forward to the new options. Best wishes for a lovely day. Diane Holmes-Curtice · 3 years, 7 months ago

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Thank you for posting on this! In the Algebra/Number Theory category, I have the same problem. I have virtually no problem with the number theory problems, but the algebra often blows me away. I'm looking forward to the new system. To all the Brilliant staff, a hearty thank you for your work. Ben Haffner · 3 years, 7 months ago

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