This Basic Math Skill Could Be Holding You Back In Life

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There's a fundamental math skill that many Americans never learn, leading to many of negative repurcussions later in life, according to new research.

School reported that 54 percent of high school graduates scored so low on their ACT scores in 2012 that they weren't actually ready to enter math classes in college. T he government is currently pushing to set higher standards in math and English for students from kindergarten through high school. So far, forty-five states have adopted the  Common Core standards initiative.



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