Arithmetic vs. Mathematics

Arithmetic vs. Mathematics — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Arithmetic and Mathematics

Arithmeticnoun

The mathematics of integers, rational numbers, real numbers, or complex numbers under addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Mathematicsnoun

The study of the measurement, properties, and relationships of quantities and sets, using numbers and symbols.

Arithmeticadjective

Of or relating to arithmetic.

Mathematicsnoun

An abstract representational system used in the study of numbers, shapes, structure, change and the relationships between these concepts.

Arithmeticadjective

Changing according to an arithmetic progression

The increase in the food supply is arithmetic.

Mathematicsnoun

A person's ability to count, calculate, and use different systems of mathematics at differing levels.

My mathematics is always improving.

Arithmeticnoun

The mathematics of numbers (integers, rational numbers, real numbers, or complex numbers) under the operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Mathematicsnoun

a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement

Arithmeticadjective

(mathematics) Of, relating to, or using arithmetic; arithmetical.

arithmetic geometry

Arithmeticadjective

(arithmetic) Of a progression, mean, etc, computed solely using addition.

arithmetic progression

Arithmeticnoun

the branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations

Arithmeticadjective

relating to or involving arithmetic;

arithmetical computations