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April 5, 2013 at 9:23 AM

House should do the math, because some high school graduates cannot

Today’s Seattle Times has a disturbing story about how only one in 10 applicants at a Tacoma manufacturing company  pass the simple math test. Eric Hanh, a vice president at General Plastics, said the poor scores on the company math test — which requires about middle-school level — have been evident for about six years. That’s even though…

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