noun. ['ˈmæθ'] a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement.
- applied math
- applied mathematics
- pure mathematics
- math (Middle English (1100-1500))
- mæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Rhymes with Math
Sentences with math
1. Noun, singular or mass
It is important that estimators have an easy inclination for math and a well-rounded confidence in their determinations.
Even math formulas can be typed using certain programs.
Quotes about math
1. One of the most amazing things about mathematics is the people who do math aren't usually interested in application, because mathematics itself is truly a beautiful art form. It's structures and patterns, and that's what we love, and that's what we get off on.
- Danica McKellar
2. What are the chances you’d ever meet someone like that? he wondered. Someone you could love forever, someone who would forever love you back? And what did you do when that person was born half a world away? The math seemed impossible.
- Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park
3. Do you mean ter tell me,"he growled at the Dursleys, "that this boy—this boy!—knows nothin' abou'—about ANYTHING?"Harry thought this was going a bit far. He had been to school, after all, and his marks weren't bad."I know some things,"he said. "I can, you know, do math and stuff.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone