New Discoveries in Math

Many people think that there is nothing new in the field of mathematics, that we have figured everything out.  However, this couldn’t be further from the truth, as new discoveries are being made on almost a daily basis.  The applications and possibilities are endless.  Here we are including an explanation for a few of the more exciting of these discoveries. We hope you enjoy reading through these!

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The most common question students ask math teachers at every level is “When will I use math?” WeUseMath.org is a non-profit website that helps to answer this question. This website describes the importance of mathematics and many rewarding career opportunities available to students who study mathematics.


 

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Dr. Cary Oberije, a postdoctoral researcher in The Netherlands, has found that mathematical models can be used to accurately predict patients' responses to treatment. Prediction models were used to analyze lung cancer patients' likelihood of survival and...

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