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Author:Nancy Casey; Los Alamos National Laboratory
Description: A glossary and reference page to help students learn more about mathematics and find out what some of the special words mean. Topics: Doing What Mathematicians Do; Truth and Proof; Mathematical Objects and Their Properties; Modeling and Abstraction; Algorithms; One-Way Functions; Recursion; Computational Complexity; The Four Color Theorem; Graph Theory; Infinity; Topology; Knot Theory; Knots and Links; Knots and Braids; Finite State Machines; One-to-one Correspondence; Primes.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Dictionaries, Glossaries, Thesauri
Math Topics: Infinity, Prime Numbers, Graph Theory, Logic/Foundations, Number Theory, Functions, Knot Theory

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