How Math is Used to Confuse

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While math appears objective, mathematical language and presentation can be used to deceive.  Mathematics arguments depend on assumptions and rules of logic; there may seem to be no room for deception.  However, assumptions and presentation of the results are open to distortions, both intentional and inadvertent.  These data distortions show how math can be used to confuse.

This idea provides the basis for my upcoming presentation:

How Math is Used to Confuse

Critical Math Skills for Effective Democracy

Workshop by Dr. Jenny

10:00am Friday, June 29

AERO Conference 2018