56% Of Americans Believe Arabic Numerals Shouldn’t Be Taught In Schools – The Intellectualist
Most respondents didn’t want Arabic numerals, the numeric symbols that we use today (1, 2, 3, etc.), to be taught.
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that close to 56 percent of Americans don’t want Arabic numerals, the standard numbers in Western alphabets, to be taught in schools, according to a poll conducted by Pittsburgh-based market research firm Civic Science.
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