What is Mathematics?

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Mathematics is defined as the science which deals with logic of shape, quantity and arrangement. During ancient times in Egypt, the Egyptians used maths and complex mathematic equations like geometry and algebra. That is how they managed to build the pyramids. Our day today life would be quite strenuous without maths knowledge. There are many ways in which people use maths during the day today living. Below are some ways in which people use maths in daily lives. * Daily life would be very difficult without maths’ knowledge at all. To begin with, you need to be able to organize and count your money; as well as subtract, divide and multiply. This is a skill everyone needs to have in order to survive. Every day we visit supermarkets to buy items, without maths knowledge, we would not be able to know if we have been given the right change. * Some DIY jobs require basic maths knowledge for them to be done effectively. For example, a person needs to work out the amount of materials required in order to decorate a house. One has to be aware of the measurement, space and shape of the area he is working on to ensure that he or she has purchased the required amount of materials. This helps in ensuring that you do not run out of essential materials before the job is finished or you do not have too much left over. * In the field of architecture or engineering, it is essential to have more advance maths knowledge. Working on geometry and algebra helps in reasoning skills and assist later in life to solve technical problems. Several other jobs also require workers to apply maths, such as building and construction, scientist, plumber, electrician, accountant and even rally drivers. * People use math every day. You use math whenever money, time, weight, height, calories or distance are involved for starters.  * Jobs which do not use maths every day still require some basic knowledge of mathematics to complete certain tasks. Some people might be against this , but...
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