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Western Texas College Mathematics Department
Definition of Mathematics

Mathematics is a broad-ranging, ever-expanding, vibrant body of knowledge providing tools for a quantitative description of the world around us. Mathematics is used to create and evaluate models of all types of phenomena, provide optimal solutions to questions, and generate algorithms to solve complex problems in such diverse areas as the natural sciences, social and behavioral sciences, computing, and engineering.


Please contact any of the following Mathematics faculty for more info: