Members of the public try a maths test
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Could you do this calculation?

Poor numeracy is blighting Britain's economic performance and ruining lives, according to a new charity launched to champion better maths skills.

National Numeracy says millions of people struggle to understand a payslip or a train timetable or pay a household bill.

So how would you fare with this test presented to members of the public by the BBC's Chris Buckler?

  • 02 Mar 2012