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(book) Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy. Cathy O’Neil, book, 2017: “I don’t think mathematical models are inherently evil — I think it’s the ways they’re used that are evil,” says mathematician Cathy O’Neil, author of the book Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big...

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Communicating Advanced Mathematics to Kids By Jeremy Martin, Professor, University of Kansas I've often thought that we could do a lot better job of explaining "advanced" mathematics concepts in simple language for the benefit of a wider audience. As a student, ...

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Fake-World Math: When Mathematical Modeling Goes Wrong and How to Get it Right This is "Fake-World Math: When Mathematical Modeling Goes Wrong and How to Get it Right" by Dan Meyer on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the…

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Khan Academy - 7th grade MATHLearn seventh grade math for free—proportions, algebra basics, arithmetic with negative numbers, probability, circles, and more. Full curriculum of exercises and videos.

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