# Numeracy

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* Numeracy (dutch)

## General

Numeracy is the ability to reason with numbers and other mathematical concepts. To be numerically literate, a person has to be comfortable with logic and reasoning. Some of the areas that are involved in numeracy include: basic numbers, orders of magnitude, geometry, algebra, probability and statistics.

## References

- Mathematical Literacy
- Numeracy Canada
- Numeracy England
- Numeracy Ireland
- Numeracy Norway
- Numeracy Scotland
- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Numeracy

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