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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 -

    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 -

    c.the science of numbers .???????

  • science -

    Is that what the definition says?

  • science -

    ops!

    b.the science of patterns and relationships

  • science -

    Right. Frankly, my guess was the science of numbers, but the dictionary set me straight. <g>

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