Posted by David on Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 3:15pm.
What is the definition of Mathematics?
a.adding and subtracting numbers
b.the science of patterns and relationships
c.the science of numbers
d.a really hard subject

science  Ms. Sue, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 3:19pm
Hmm 
Mathematics involves multiplication and division, too. So a) isn't right.
Check this dictionary definition to find the right answer.
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/mathematics

science  David, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 3:27pm
c.the science of numbers .???????

science  Ms. Sue, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 3:39pm
Is that what the definition says?

science  David, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 3:42pm
ops!
b.the science of patterns and relationships

science  Ms. Sue, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 4:21pm
Right. Frankly, my guess was the science of numbers, but the dictionary set me straight. <g>
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