We know that having a strong math foundation can open the door for exciting career opportunities. Most of us also recognize that understanding basic math is necessary for functioning in the world. We need to be able to balance our checkbooks, calculate the discounted price of sale items and recalculate food recipes.
But is it a necessary ingredient for a good marriage?
One bride in India felt it was critical. According to a Newsweek article, she asked the groom to recite the multiplication tables and, when he was unable, cancelled the wedding.
While her approach may be unusual and uncommon, it might be a good idea to study those times tables again – just in case.