# math math /ˈmæθ/

**Definition(s):**

- (n) a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement

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**Usage(s):**

- For the next 15 minutes, the kids, divided into teams, compete to win points by solving
*math*problems, with Abdullah acting as a combination game-show host and*math*coach. - Chicago study renews the debate over boys'and girls'ability It is well known that teen-age boys tend to do better at
*math*than girls, that male high school students. - The
*math*is tight, but some party members think they can.

**News**

Conceptua Math Announces Grade 3-5 Rollout

Three Diverse School Districts Adopt Comprehensive Digital Math Curriculum (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10823712.htm**on**June 12, 2013**Source:**PRWebSolve This Math Problem, Win $1 Million

Solve This Math Problem, Win $1 Million**on**June 12, 2013**Source:**Time MagazineLetter: FCAT math scores not fair gauge of performance

FCAT math scores in Brevard County declined this year.**on**June 11, 2013**Source:**The Bay Bulletin

**Quotes**

- Mr Bolden said: "When I became the Nasa administrator, he [Mr Obama] charged me with three things. One, he wanted me to help reinspire children to want to get into science and math; he wanted me to expand our international relationships; and third,...on Jul 6, 2010 By: Charles Bolden Source: Telegraph.co.uk
- "They are enormous role models for everybody," Specter said. "If you can cheat in the NFL, you can cheat in college, you can cheat in high school, you can cheat on your grade-school math test. There's no limit as to what you can do. I think...on May 14, 2008 By: Arlen Specter Source: USA Today
- Asked at a news conference whether he was referring to lowering today's level of about 169,000 US troops to about 100,000 by the end of next year, Gates replied, "That would be the math."on Sep 15, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: Washington Post

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