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The curse of the 20:2 principle

By Lucy Gower • July 16, 2015

Do you remember being 6 years old? Did you ever experience the 20:2 principle?
20:2 is, when as a child, you show your parents or your teacher your math homework. There were 20 questions. You got 18 right. Yet rather than getting a ‘well done’ for the 18 right answers, the …