math math  /ˈmæθ/

Definition(s):

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

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. The math is tight, but some party members think they can.

News

  1. 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: PRWeb

  2. Solve This Math Problem, Win $1 Million

    Solve This Math Problem, Win $1 Million
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Time Magazine

  3. Letter: 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

  1. 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

  2. "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

  3. 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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