The importance of mathematics is the direct effect of its following advantages:
- Quicker Thinking
Solving problems, we learn to generalize and find patterns, reason and draw conclusions, think both logically and abstractly.
Mathematics makes the brain more flexible, improves intelligence and cognitive abilities.
- Improved Memory
We memorize many formulas and learn to get them out of memory, depending on the task.
- Stronger Character
To solve the problem, we need to be attentive, diligent, focused and accurate. These qualities also help us to deal with difficulties in everyday life.
- Successes in Other Subjects
Mathematics is an interdisciplinary science, as it is closely related to physics, geography, or chemistry. Sociology and economics are inseparable from it too. Even linguistics and journalism are based on mathematical models and laws.
- Soft Skills
Thanks to math:
- We don’t only memorize information and rules, but evaluate them and think critically;
- We analyze, reflect and solve non-standard tasks.