Contents

- 1 What is the meaning of mathematics?
- 2 What is Gago in Filipino?
- 3 What is a mathematical sentence?
- 4 What’s the difference in math?
- 5 What is math in our life?
- 6 What is math in your own words?
- 7 Is Pinoy a bad word?
- 8 Is ULOL bad word?
- 9 What are the two types of mathematical sentences?
- 10 What are the examples of mathematics?
- 11 Why is mathematics a language?
- 12 What is the math symbol for difference?
- 13 What is positive difference math?
- 14 What is the difference of 3 and 7?

## What is the meaning of mathematics?

Mathematics is the study of numbers, shapes and patterns. The word comes from the Greek word “μάθημα” (máthema), meaning “science, knowledge, or learning”, and is sometimes shortened to maths (in England, Australia, Ireland, and New Zealand) or math (in the United States and Canada).

## What is Gago in Filipino?

Gago. Gago is a descendant of the Spanish word gago, meaning “stupid”, “foolish” or “ignorant”. It is interchangeable with the related words tanga, (b)ugok, “botlog”,(b)ulol and bobo. According to the UP Diksiyonaryong Filipino, gago is also used in the sense of mahina ang ulo (a slow learner).

## What is a mathematical sentence?

A mathematical sentence makes a statement about two expressions. The two expressions either use numbers, variables, or a combination of both. A mathematical sentence can also use symbols or words like equals, greater than, or less than.

## What’s the difference in math?

So what does the word ‘ difference ‘ mean in math? Difference is the result of subtracting one number from another. So, difference is what is left of one number when subtracted from another. In a subtraction equation, there are three parts: The minuend (the number being subtracted from)

## What is math in our life?

Mathematics is a methodical application of matter. Mathematics makes our life orderly and prevents chaos. Certain qualities that are nurtured by mathematics are power of reasoning, creativity, abstract or spatial thinking, critical thinking, problem-solving ability and even effective communication skills.

## What is math in your own words?

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines mathematics as “the science of numbers and their operations, interrelations, combinations, generalizations, and abstractions and of space configurations and their structure, measurement, transformations, and generalizations.”

## Is Pinoy a bad word?

Pinoy is simply a nickname for Filipino (as a nationality, not as a language). So, there is nothing derogatory about it.

## Is ULOL bad word?

Listverse Facts on Twitter: “” Ulol “, a bad word from the Philippines, is the worst bad word in the bible.”

## What are the two types of mathematical sentences?

There are two types of mathematical sentences: An open sentence is a sentence which contains a variable. “x + 2 = 8” is an open sentence — the variable is “x.” “It is my favorite color.” is an open sentence – the variable is “It.”

## What are the examples of mathematics?

22 Examples of Mathematics in Everyday Life

- Making Routine Budgets. How much should I spend today?
- Construction Purpose. You know what, maths is the basis of any construction work.
- Exercising and Training. I should reduce some body fat!
- Interior Designing.
- Fashion Designing.
- Shopping at Grocery Stores and Supermarkets.
- Cooking and Baking.
- Sports.

## Why is mathematics a language?

Because mathematics is the same all over the world, math can act as a universal language. A phrase or formula has the same meaning, regardless of another language that accompanies it. In this way, math helps people learn and communicate, even if other communication barriers exist.

## What is the math symbol for difference?

There are the simple symbols: a+b,a−b,a×b,a÷b (or ab ). This means there is a final value and an initial x value. You would simply subtract the final and the initial to get the change or difference. This means you subtract y-coordinate points and x-coordinate points on a line to find the slope.

## What is positive difference math?

” Positive difference ” means that when you subtract a – b you can get +5 or -5. (That’s also what the absolute value indicates.) Solve for a in both cases: a – b = 5, so a = b + 5; and a – b = -5, so a = b – 5.

## What is the difference of 3 and 7?

So the difference of 3 and 7 is -4. However, the question says “between” which could imply that it is looking for a positive value.