News: Family Income and College, An Interactive Chart from NY Times.

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This is a fun exercise that asks you to guess “how likely is it that children who grow up in very poor families go to college? How about children who grow up in very rich families?” Draw your guess on this interactive chart.

My result was:

  • You drew a more accurate picture of reality than about 56 percent of people who have tried so far.

How did you do? Did you find the results surprising or what you expected?

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