Applied math vs pure math

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Applied math vs pure math
« on: March 21, 2018, 02:41:28 AM »
Applied mathematicians focus on the real-world uses of mathematics. Engineering, economics, physics, finance, biology, astronomy—all these fields need quantitative techniques to answer questions and solve problems. Pure mathematics, by contrast, is mathematics for its own sake.