The National Numeracy Strategy

In March 1999 the government set out its 'National Numeracy Strategy' it sets out key objectives for each year, using the links on the left you can read these objectives.

You can also read further information at

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Do you have an IQ in the top 2%
then you too can join Mensa

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Click the Mensa logo for details to see if you too can join Mensa. The Mensa test is not suitable for children under 10 ½ years old.