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True, poor buggers. They're the ones who still think math is hard.
No lie; all through algebra, geometry and trig I struggled, memorizing random facts and never getting why they worked (many of them, at least). Then I took calculus and all became clear. Perhaps we should start kids with differential and integral calculus, then lead them into the specialty maths. It would be easier, in some ways.
Not for my job, but I am starting another degree in October. Part of the course is Hard Sums. ("Investigative and Mathematical Skill in Science" followed by "Essential Mathematics" then "Mathematical Methods")
I will need as much assistance as possible as I am attempting 90 Credits in the first year, quite a lot for a part time course.
--------------------------------- Obscurum per obscurius. Ad astra per alas porci. Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum videtur.