PS 4305 CT Mathematics I
This report will focus on the use of mathematics in other subject includingdifferent aspect of mathematics in different area or field. New mathematics courses have been developed that focus on “nontraditional” topics and applications in real world. Astoday’s student learn mathematical concepts and thinking, they must apply, adapt andextend old concepts to new tasks and existing ideas into real world. In the 21
century,children will need mathematics for complex and common applications.The report of the Cockcroft Committee Mathematics Count (HMSO, 1982)comments that although there are some books linking mathematics to other subjects suchas art and science, more are needed. Paragraph 292 of the Report states:
Almost all children find pleasure in working with shapes, and work of this canencourage the development of positive attitudes towards mathematics in those who are finding difficulty with number work.
In later chapter, we will discuss about mathematics in different fields, namelymathematics through art and design, mathematics in everyday life, mathematics inmedicine, mathematics in sports, mathematics in cooking, mathematics in psychology,mathematics in architecture and mathematics in nature.