*Reform mathematics*appears listed in wikipedia's "

**List of abandoned education methods**" (as of November 2009). See also

**MathematicallyCorrect.com**and

**wheresthemath.com**. Illustrating the spirit of the abandoned method, the following "mathematical" problem appears in a fifth-grade “Everyday Math” textbook (source:

**Fuzzy math: A nationwide epidemic**):

A. If math were a color, it would be –, because –.

B. If it were a food, it would be –, because –.

C. If it were weather, it would be –, because –.