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Resources: How To Stay Numerate

August 22, 2018
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Numeracy is the ability to understand and work with numbers in everyday life.

We make small calculations all day long using simple math – everything from leaving a tip at lunch to calculating student loan interest. These calculations help us to make smart decisions.

So what happens if we lose the ability to make simple calculations?

Statistics reveal that a decrease in numeracy leads to higher unemployment, poor health, and more.

Read the article now to find out what you can do to retain numeracy.


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