numeracy

‘Britain must improve maths skills’


May 28th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) Britain must place more value on teaching maths in schools or risk falling behind rapidly growing Asian competitors, the executive chairman of Google has said.People with ... Read more...

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Now aptitude test in civil service prelims


October 18th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) In a major step towards changing the pattern for the civil services entrance exams, the Union Public Service Commission Monday announced a new syllabus for the preliminary ... Read more...

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Exposure to second-hand smoke ups dementia risk


February 13th, 2009 - 11:05 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to second-hand smoke could increase the risk of developing dementia and other neurological problems.For the study, Dr David Llewellyn and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

More kids suffer from number blindness than dyslexia


June 9th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 9 (ANI): There are more kids who suffer from number blindness, the disorder that makes it difficult for them to understand maths and numbers, than those who suffer from ... Read more...

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