- (pejorative) The methodology used to arrive at an unreasonably incorrect answer for a mathematical calculation.
Etymology: From the dramatic change in teaching practices for mathematics in the 1960s in America.
- She quickly calculated the tip to be $45.00 on the restaurant tab of $110.50, apparently using .
Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for new math for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact