Benchmark 2B: The Nature of Mathematics -
Mathematics, Science, and Technology
(grades 6-8, page 32)
  • Mathematics is helpful in almost every kind of human endeavor from laying bricks to prescribing medicine or drawing a face. In particular, mathematics has contributed to progress in science and technology for thousands of years and continues to do so. (1 of 1)
  • Standard 4-5 page 84, Grades 5-8
    Value the role of mathematics in our culture and society