No, you're not. I learned the algorithms first by reading about them and implementing them, then I picked up the math on the fly. For me, visualization is everything. For examples, check out sort visualization:
Awesome. I was diagnosed with Dyscalculia in college and I've always been terrified it was going to ruin my career.
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