Melody Butler is a pediatric nurse in New York who describes herself as “pro-critical thinking.”

Here’s the math problem for her first-grader that set her off on Wednesday:

We got lost after “Name” and “Date.”


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Dumb and dumber: Check out the latest silly Common Core math problem [pic]

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Just try to decipher this unintelligible Common Core math question – we dare you!