## Operation

Of mathematics and calculation. May also be referred to as **mathematical operation** and **mathematical process**.

(mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods; "the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation"; "they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic".

This concept's ID is **@1~4513**

### Contains

- arithmetic operation
A mathematical operation involving numbers.

- matrix operation
A mathematical operation involving matrices.

- construction
Drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving...

- permutation
The act of changing the arrangement of a given number of elements.

- combination
The act of arranging elements into specified groups without regard to order.

- differentiation
The mathematical process of obtaining the derivative of a function.

- maximization
The mathematical process of finding the maximum value of a function.

- integration
An operation used in the calculus whereby the integral of a function is determined.

- involution
The process of raising a quantity to some assigned power.

- relaxation
A method of solving simultaneous equations by guessing a solution and then reducing the...