
#1
Feb2512, 03:12 AM

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What are the main types of mathematics?
By types, I mean general areas. For example: Algebra Differential calculus Integral calculus Multivariable calculus Linear algebra ... 



#2
Feb2512, 03:27 AM

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This is a multifaceted question: it depends how you look at it. The big areas of pure mathematics include analysis, topology and algebra. These are divided up into subareas and so it goes on. This site will do a better job than I ever can: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathematics 



#3
Feb2512, 03:43 AM

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Take a look at the https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathem...Classification



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