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    Question Equal and Equivalent

    Hello,


    are they the same?

    Equal and Equivalent


    Thank You

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    Default Re: Equal and Equivalent

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    Reasonably so. No doubt there are particular collocations where we prefer one over the other, e.g. 'Prerequisite: Equivalent of two full-year courses at the 300 or 400 level, or permission from the instructor'.
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