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In Defence of Maths

In Defence of Maths

I’ve been inspired to write a piece defending maths from the old catch-cry, “I’m never going to use this in real life!  And anyway, I can just use the calculator on my phone!” While I understand and appreciate the humour, it’s an indicator of a deep-seated problem in western society.  Many people were taught maths … Continue reading In Defence of Maths

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