ACALCULIA

noun. The incapacity to complete math problems, generally derived from partial neurological damage to the parietal lobe. Sometimes, an incapacity to read and write numerals may also occur.

ACALCULIA: "The reason for Seth's poor grades in Algebra ended up being acalculia."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACALCULIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/acalculia/ (accessed March 4, 2021).
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