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# With few exceptions, you don't need to learn algebra or cursive in high school, amirite?

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Cursive, sure, like who cares.

But if your high school isn't teaching you algebra they have completely failed you.

True. Some people need to live their lives as a warning to society on why certain things are important to learn.

Someone has severe problems with math they might have dyscalculia. Also people are problems writing cursive there are medical conditions that cause problems with that too.

Cursive? Lmao

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Algebra is everywhere. What makes people think it's stupid is the use of variables. All a variable is, is a placemarker for something you don't know yet.

• If gas costs \$5.22/gal. And you have \$30. How much gas can you buy?

• If 1 pizza feeds 3 people, how many pizzas will you need to feed 50 people?

• If those \$76 shoes are 35% off, how much do they cost?

All of that is algebra.

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@Stereotypesexist Algebra is everywhere. What makes people think it's stupid is the use of variables. All a variable is, is a...

You're not wrong, but on your date your not going to argue the area of your Hawaiian pizza...and still expect to get laid

@teknogreek You're not wrong, but on your date your not going to argue the area of your Hawaiian pizza...and still expect to...

I like smart guys who aren't afraid of whether their actions are going to get them laid or not.

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@contextrip I like smart guys who aren't afraid of whether their actions are going to get them laid or not.

...and here I am writing about the use of Pythagoras for less than pure reasons. Smh

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@teknogreek You're not wrong, but on your date your not going to argue the area of your Hawaiian pizza...and still expect to...

That's more Geometry, which if dating a math major....

If only there was XKCD comic for this...

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