# Definition of mathematics

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Newell's Nook features this colorful poster with the acronym MATH: Mistakes Allow Thinking to Happen. It is a tool for teachers who teach growth mindset in their classrooms and support students in seeing the power of mistakes in the learning process. It's a reminder that all mathematical thinking is valuable and can help us learn!

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3 theories for the shape of the universe: (a) positive curvature, (b) negative curvature, and (c) zero curvature. Observations suggest that the three spatial dimensions of our universe have a flat or nearly flat geometry. The density parameter Ω0 is the ratio of the density of the universe to the critical density. By this definition Ω0= 1 for a flat universe.

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The Mathematics of Beauty The Fibonacci Sequence is a sequence of numbers where each number is the sum of the previous two—i.e., 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34…and so on to infinity. The ratio of one number to the next is approximately 1.61803, which is called “phi”, or the Golden Ratio. It’s not a magical mathematical equation of the universe, but it definitely reflects natural, aesthetically beautiful patterns.

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