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"I teach in the department of people who aren't good at math."
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"Our rivals are in the top ten percent. We can do better. I want us in the top fifteen percent."
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"It seems that our Count can't count."
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"Math is not my strong suit. That said, I would suggest investing 30% in stocks, 40% in bonds and 40% in previous metals."
'Reading, writing, and arithmetic? What a great idea. Let me run it by the Superintendent.'
"Step One: Admit you have a problem."
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"Now that you've finished my taxes, would you look at my son's math?"
'I'm not counting the days 'til Christmas. I don't do arithmetic unless they make me.'
"Mom, come look! The bunnies are multiplying!!"
"Sorry, Kevin, but you can't blame that on Common Core."
"We keep Frank around, because if there's a power failure he's the only one who can do anything."
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"Frank, I need your help. The computers are down, but I was told you know how to multiply two numbers together."
"I'd like to explain it to you, sir, but you don't have the math."
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Colin didn't really need a pocket-calculator...he already knew how many pockets he had!
An extra thick crumpet
"I don't want to be bad at algebra, but I can't help it! I'm good at it."
"Our math teacher polled the class... 40 percent said they were good with numbers...and 75 percent said they weren't."
'Then...it's gross minus your net...divided by kids under is...plus others who are dependent on you. That's how you get the total dollars.'
"Caldwell gives 110%, but unfortunately, he's awful at math!"
"When I hear the word mathematics I immediately think of three things. Boring and useless."
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"This says I will lose 4 times the fat. Do you know what that means?!"
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