Mathematics (from Greek Î¼Î¬Î¸Î·Î¼Î± mÃ¡thÄ“ma, â€œknowledge, study, learningâ€) is the study of topics such as quantity (numbers), structure, space, and change. There is a range of views among mathematicians and philosophers as to the exact scope and definition of mathematics.Mathematicians seek out patterns and use them to formulate new conjectures. Mathematicians resolve the truth or falsity of conjectures by mathematical proof. When mathematical structures are good models of real phenomena,