Mathematics is the door and key to the sciences. ~ Roger Bacon
Mathematics is the queen of the sciences and number theory is the queen of mathematics. ~ Gauss
When you can measure what you are talking about and express it in numbers, you know something about it. ~ Lord Kelvin
Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas. ~Albert Einstein
The advancement and perfection of mathematics are intimately connected with the prosperity of the State. ~Napoleon
Sample SMaths Challenge Question for Category Primary/Year 4
Answer with solution:
William wanted to buy a digital camera. He saved RM8 on the 1st day, RM16 on the 2nd day, RM32 on the 3rd day, RM64 on the 4th day and so on. After a week, William saved just enough money to buy the digital camera. How much did the digital camera cost?