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Mathematics: The Most Misunderstood Subject

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Author:Robert H. Lewis
Description: Why do so many people have misconceptions about mathematics? A series of parables that try to get to the root of the misconceptions, illuminate what mathematics is all about, and address, "So what good is math?"

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Math Topics: Applications/Connections
Math Ed Topics: Public Understanding of Math

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