Mathematics | The Canadian Encyclopedia

Browse "Mathematics"

Displaying 1-4 of 4 results
  • Article


    Mathematics is the science of numbers and spatial relationships.

    "" // resources/views/front/categories/view.blade.php Mathematics
  • Article

    Mathematics and Society

    The involvement of a society in mathematics is determined by cultural and functional factors.

    "" // resources/views/front/categories/view.blade.php Mathematics and Society
  • Article


    Science is the rational study of nature, rose to prominence in European civilization at almost the same time as the first European exploration of what is now Canada and was, from the beginning, an element in those explorations.

    "" // resources/views/front/categories/view.blade.php Science
  • Article


    Statistics is the science concerned with the collection and analysis of numerical information to answer questions wisely. The term also refers to the numerical information that has been collected. Statistics has many applications in Canada, from government censuses and surveys, to decision making in industry, to medical research and technological innovation.

    "" // resources/views/front/categories/view.blade.php Statistics

Challenge yourself - take the CC Quiz!

The Canadian Encyclopedia is a project of Historica Canada, a non-profit, nonpartisan organization devoted to teaching Canadians more about our shared country.  We also produce the Heritage Minutes and other programs. If you believe all Canadians should have access to free, impartial, fact-checked, regularly updated information about Canada’s history and culture in both official languages, please consider donating today. All donations above $3 will receive a tax receipt.

Book a Speaker