I've heard excuses a million times. Math is hard, some people are born with it and some are not... there is even the term innumeracy and the argument that nothing is done about this problem because being numerically challenged is socially acceptable.
Meh. How about this? A 16 year old designs and makes this monster of a computer all on his own. He would have been Charles Baggage 150 years ago, that's pretty good for a 16 year old. Among other things,
So you see, when you want, you can.