Longstanding notion that women than men have bad math proved wrong thinking, derived from the prejudices of teachers.
Scientists have discovered a surprise, no gender differences about the task, namely mathematical skills.
Women also have excellent mathematical ability as men - Photos by Daily Record
Researchers from the University of Texas (USA) analyzed data collected in the nationwide survey in 2002.
Accordingly, the teachers tend to underestimate the capacity of girls in math than boys, although scores in the examination are equal.
"We found evidence of bias in public attitudes to sex in the field of mathematics," according to Houston Chronicle quoted the expert group on university.
The results of this report was published on Gender-Society journal 4.2012 number of months.