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From our first breath of air, we are raised to use numbers. As a baby, we use them for estimating distance as we begin to crawl and, eventually, stand. As time progresses, we branch out and use them on a more conscious level, such as when we purchase a beverage or calculate our monthly budget. Whether you are one year old or 90, to some degree you are familiar with numbers. Indeed, numbers are such a familiar concept that you probably don't notice the many different ways in which you use them depending on their context.