Articles written in Resonance – Journal of Science Education
Volume 15 Issue 6 June 2010 pp 514-525 General Article
Volume 16 Issue 12 December 2011 pp 1120-1131
Volume 17 Issue 10 October 2012 pp 996-999 Think It Over
Volume 23 Issue 2 February 2018 pp 183-195 General Article
On the Relationship of Mathematics to the Real World
In this article, I discuss the relationship of mathematics to thephysical world, and to other spheres of human knowledge. Inparticular, I argue that mathematics is created by human beings,and the number π cannot be said to have existed 100,000years ago, using the conventional meaning of the word ‘exist’.
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