Because it’s hard. It’s difficult. It requires mental effort and consistency.
Even Timez Attack requires a significant amount of effort. It’s fun and rewarding, but it’s active engagement. And folks today favor passive engagement like watching TV, playing casual games, or clicking “Like” on Facebook.
I guess this is kind of a short post, but in the end, effort really is the only real reason a child doesn’t master their multiplication tables. I’ll start giving more practical solutions in the next segment.