16. Numeracy

Although everyone learns some basic arithmetic in junior school, there are some areas of numeracy and analysis that have become particularly important in the 2020s, to which mainstream education pays too little attention.

(Additional explanations and links to suitable resources will be added as this project proceeds.)

Navigation aides:

Resources providing an overall introduction to numeracy:

  • (List pending)

16.1 Exponentials

16.2 Probabilities

16.3 Lies, damned lies, and statistics

16.4 Estimating harm vs. ruin

16.5 Complexity


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