**higher arithmetic** — noun : the general theory of numbers * * * arithmetic (def. 2) … Useful english dictionary

**Arithmetic** — tables for children, Lausanne, 1835 Arithmetic or arithmetics (from the Greek word ἀριθμός, arithmos “number”) is the oldest and most elementary branch of mathematics, used b … Wikipedia

**arithmetic** — arithmetically, adv. n. /euh rith meuh tik/; adj. /ar ith met ik/, n. 1. the method or process of computation with figures: the most elementary branch of mathematics. 2. Also called higher arithmetic, theoretical arithmetic. the theory of… … Universalium

**arithmetic** — Synonyms and related words: Boolean algebra, Euclidean geometry, Fourier analysis, Lagrangian function, algebra, algebraic geometry, analysis, analytic geometry, associative algebra, binary arithmetic, calculation, calculus, ciphering, circle… … Moby Thesaurus

**Arithmetic coding** — is a method for lossless data compression. Normally, a string of characters such as the words hello there is represented using a fixed number of bits per character, as in the ASCII code. Like Huffman coding, arithmetic coding is a form of… … Wikipedia

**Higher education in Prince Edward Island** — (also referred to as post secondary education) refers to education provided by higher education institutions in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island. In Canada, education is the responsibility of the provinces and there is no Canadian… … Wikipedia

**Higher-order thinking** — is a concept of Education reform based on learning taxonomies such as Bloom s Taxonomy. The idea is that some types of learning require more cognitive processing that others, but also have more generalized benefits. In Bloom s taxonomy, for… … Wikipedia

**Arithmetic mean** — In mathematics and statistics, the arithmetic mean, often referred to as simply the mean or average when the context is clear, is a method to derive the central tendency of a sample space. The term arithmetic mean is preferred in mathematics and… … Wikipedia

**Higher education in Orissa** — See Also List of Colleges and Universities in Orissa, India Historically, Orissa has been at the forefront of education and research. The ruins of a major ancient university, Puspagiri, were recently discovered in Orissa. Scholars from far away… … Wikipedia

**higher mathematics** — the advanced portions of mathematics, customarily considered as embracing all beyond ordinary arithmetic, geometry, algebra, and trigonometry. * * * … Universalium