**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