# Elementary mathematics

Elementary mathematics

Elementary mathematics consists of mathematics topics frequently taught at the primary and secondary school levels. The most basic are arithmetic and geometry. The next level is probability and statistics, then algebra, then (usually) trigonometry and pre-calculus.

ee also

*Subtraction
*Multiplication
*Division

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

### Look at other dictionaries:

• Mathematics education — A mathematics lecture at Aalto University School of Science and Technology. Educational Research …   Wikipedia

• mathematics, foundations of — Scientific inquiry into the nature of mathematical theories and the scope of mathematical methods. It began with Euclid s Elements as an inquiry into the logical and philosophical basis of mathematics in essence, whether the axioms of any system… …   Universalium

• elementary — elemental, elementary Elemental refers primarily to the forces of nature and in particular to the ancient belief in the ‘four elements’ of earth, water, air, and fire, as in elemental fire / elemental forces / elemental spirits / etc. Elementary …   Modern English usage

• Elementary algebra — is a fundamental and relatively basic form of algebra taught to students who are presumed to have little or no formal knowledge of mathematics beyond arithmetic. It is typically taught in secondary school under the term algebra. The major… …   Wikipedia

• Elementary — Elementary: *Education ** Elementary education, consists of the first years of formal, structured education that occur during childhood. **Elementary school, a school providing elementary or primary education. Historically, a school in the UK… …   Wikipedia

• Elementary arithmetic — is the most basic kind of mathematics: it concerns the operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Most people learn elementary arithmetic in elementary school.Elementary arithmetic starts with the natural numbers and the… …   Wikipedia

• Mathematics (UIL) — Mathematics (sometimes referred to as General Math, to distinguish it from other mathematics related events) is one of several academic events sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. It is also a competition held by the Texas Math… …   Wikipedia

• Mathematics and science partnerships — (MSP) is education policy from Title 2, Part B, Sections 2201 2203 of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. The purpose of MSP is to increase student achievement in science and mathematics by partnering IHE science, math, and engineering… …   Wikipedia

• Mathematics and art — have a long historical relationship. The ancient Egyptians and ancient Greeks knew about the golden ratio, regarded as an aesthetically pleasing ratio, and incorporated it into the design of monuments including the Great Pyramid,[1] the Parthenon …   Wikipedia

• Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School — Address 447 N Broad Street Philadelphia, PA, 19123  Unite …   Wikipedia