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There's lots of what I want to say about maths. Question is, will you dare to read it?

Yeah, I feel always the urge to poke my eyes out when seeing someone violating maths by doing one of these following mistakes...

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...but you can make jokes about it!

My Czech/Music teacher told us once, that he heard there's 1 Chinese person amongst 10 people. As there were 30 students in my class, he concluded "Three of you must be Chinese!" =)

Leave the fact that by following data (quickly checked on google while writing this article) the Chinese world population is around 20%, not 10% (the joke, my teacher made, happened anyway a good few years ago) and let's have a look how could we use statistics besides making jokes thanks to it.

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Since I've moved to the UK, I've been hearing same old thoughts "You're good at maths!" "You can teach A-level!" (I don't even mention I tutor university students, too.) "You have a maths degree!" And after that "You should teach maths! We need maths teachers here!"

Of course, you do. Everyone needs us. But why am I rather a maths tutor and not a maths teacher?

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Woohoo! End of the term! Summer's ahead - six weeks of freedom!

Wait - what? You have a maths tuition next Monday...? Every week? What a nightmare!

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Continuing the thought from last week, I've done a little bit of research. Not much, as the ants in my room were bothering me last week way too much to do anything besides thinking how far can they spread. It's not a good excuse, but it's still an excuse.

So let's see the proof first.

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