10 Shocking Errors You Can Find In Textbooks Used In Classrooms Today

We’ve all used textbooks at nearly every level of our education. Some of these textbooks have such a long lifespan, it is impossible for them to remain objective and completely correct for decades, which makes finding errors today an easy task. It is particularly jarring when some of today’s textbooks get things offensively wrong.

Valorebooks.com has listed some of these notable errors, examining errors ranging from incorrect math and grammar to offensive statements and even bigotry.

Keep in mind that some of these textbooks are still in use in classrooms, and the process for changing a textbook can be quite long. Ultimately, it is up to the school boards in the specific districts that still use them to change the curriculum.

More in Infographic

flair

30 Years Of WWE Catchphrases [Infographic]

Professional wrestling has been entertaining audiences for over a century, but it wasn’t until the initial television success of WWF in the early 1980s that it became a national phenomenon. Suddenly national audiences could cheer on the same “faces” and curse the same “heels.” But in order to keep people…

gun-1218708_960_720

An Infographic Breakdown Of US Gun Laws

Every four years, Americans are supposedly divided into two crazed camps — one that fears the government is going to steal all their guns and one that believes everyone who owns a gun is a violent psychopath — as the second amendment becomes a key issue in the presidential race.…

mojito-698499_960_720

5 Rum Infographics For National Rum Day

August 16 marks the annual National Rum Day, when we celebrate the sweet spirit made form sugarcane juice or sugarcane byproducts, such as molasses. Although most of the world’s rum production is centered around Latin America and the Caribbean, today it is distilled in all corners of the world, from…

error: