Thread: Educating Kiddo
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Old 02-05-2016, 12:32 AM
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I've never known anyone who was proficient at higher math who could still do arithmetic in their head. I always figure tips for my best friend and was shocked to learn she couldn't look at what was in her grocery cart and figure out roughly what she was spending. Of course, with every phone having a calculator and credit card machines, and sometimes receipts, that figure the tip for you, it's becoming a less useful skill all the time.
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