## Mathematical vs Statistics - What's the difference?
mathematical | statistics |
## As a adjective is of, or relating to mathematics. |

## mathematical## English## Adjective(en adjective)
1897 , (Thomas Hardy), ( The Well-Beloved) *Smaller and smaller she waned up the rigid***mathematical**road, still gazing at the soldier aloft, as Pierston gazed at her.
*Although Galileo had designed a pendulum clock, he never actually constructed one. The first pendulum clock was constructed by the Dutch physicist Christian Huygens (1629–1695) in 1657. He also developed the***mathematical**theory of the pendulum. Newton also studied the motion of a pendulum and experimented with pendulums made of different materials and of different lengths.
Sarah Glaz Ode to Prime Numbers, volume=101, issue=4, magazine=( American Scientist)
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' concepts that underlie prime numbers. Others play with primes’ cultural associations. Still others derive their structure from ' mathematical |
## statistics## English(wikipedia statistics)
## Alternative forms* statisticks (obsolete)
## Noun(statistics)
citation, passage=We live our lives in three dimensions for our threescore and ten allotted years. Yet every branch of contemporary science, from statistics to cosmology, alludes to processes that operate on scales outside of human experience: the millisecond and the nanometer, the eon and the light-year.}}
*Statistics**is the only mathematical field required for many social sciences.*
*The***statistics**from the Census for apportionment are available.
## Synonyms* stats (informal)
## Derived terms(terms derived from statistics)
* applied statistics
* astrostatistics
* biostatistics
* defense-independent pitching statistics
* descriptive statistics
* geostatistics
* inferential statistics
* lexicostatistics
* mathematical statistics
* parastatistics
* phonostatistics
* photostatistics
* statistician
* stats
* stylostatistics
* superstatistics
* thermostatistics
* vital statistics
## See also* |