NCEA mad math gremlins II

NCEA mad math gremlins II

My mind’s sailed into a tailspin
Don’t find me in the looney bin
Guess NCEA’s one-way
Yes defeat bad maths today
Take away mad gremlins therein
Alan Grace
29 November 2017

This year the New Zealand NCEA (National Certificate of Educational Achievement ) Level 1 Maths exam (usually sat in Year 11) was claimed to be too tough.

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Earlier lines (3-4):

Guess the street’s only one-way
Yes defeat bad maths today

Guess it’s a one-way street
Yes to bad maths defeat

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