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Contemporary math is a math course designed for college freshman that develops critical thinking skills through mathematics with an emphasis on practical applications. Contemporary math provides students with an alternat... More »

Contemporary ITTS, or Instruction Targeted for TABE Success, is an educational program that prepares adults for TABE, or Tests for Adult Basic Education) This interactive, computer-based system is part of the McGraw Hill... More »

Mathematics is the foundation of architecture. The relationship between math and architecture dates back to the earliest examples of man's building of functional structures. In ancient Byzantine, Egyptian, Greek, Islamic... More »

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Vedic mathematics is the name given to an ancient system of Indian mathematics that's based on simple rules and principles. Its premise is that any mathematical problem, such as arithmetic, algebra, geometry or trigonome... More »

In math, "model" can be either a noun or a verb is used to refer to how strict mathematics can be used in real-world applications. Mathematical models often involve both equations and graphical representations of a probl... More »

In mathematics, adding numbers, items or amounts produces a sum. The word also refers to a group of arithmetic problems given as a classroom assignment. As a verb, to sum is to find the total of added amounts. More »

While mathematics is a universal language, superficial differences in notation exist between English and Spanish-speaking cultures. The way numerals are rendered differ slightly, with 7 usually having a crosshatch mark a... More »