applied mathematics

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Noun1.Applied mathematics - the branches of mathematics that are involved in the study of the physical or biological or sociological worldapplied mathematics - the branches of mathematics that are involved in the study of the physical or biological or sociological world
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
linear programming - a mathematical technique used in economics; finds the maximum or minimum of linear functions in many variables subject to constraints
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
probability theory, theory of probability - the branch of applied mathematics that deals with probabilities
Translations
aplikovaná matematika
sovellettu matematiikka
anvendt matematikk
tillämpad matematik
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There is a difference between basic applied math and the sharp edges of multivariate adaptive regression splines.
Of special note is the inclusion of a series mascot--Math Mutt--who provides young students with tips and encouragement as they tackle the diverse exercises designed to provide a fundamental understanding of basic applied math.

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