Common Core? Woman Banned from Facebook Yard Sale Group for Using Perfect Math

I’m no good at math, but you don’t have to be in order to understand why this is so utterly ridiculous. So, Penny Hayes from LaFayette, Georgia posted in a Facebook yard sale group offering bottles of laundry detergent. She was selling each bottle for 35 cents, or if you wanted to buy them in bulk, you could purchase a case of 48 bottles for a total of $12. A quick operation on a calculator (if you can’t do the math in your head) would yield an answer of .25 (that’s 25 cents) for each Read more […]