Spreadsheets haven’t been involved at all in the current financial crisis, not directly anyway. The cause lies in the realm of psychology not calculation.

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Of

Multiplication

Division

Addition

Subtraction

Amazing that I’ve remembered after all these years. I’ve no idea why it should be that order, I just do as I’m told.

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Think about it: calculators are the same the world over.

There is no French caclulator. Try any calculator you like and you’ll get 27. THAT IS if it lets you enter the entire expression.

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You can find funnier binary jokes

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