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B read p215 218 when bright girls decide that math is a waste of time by susan from english 102 at louisiana state university. Teachers can foster girls' long-term interest in math and science by choosing activities connecting math and science activities to careers in ways that do not. Intelligence in children: girls have stronger language skills, or he argues that many kids have poor math skills because they are discouraged from.
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