Pronunciation: /ɪkˈsploʊr/ Explain

To explore is to investigate systematically for the purpose of discovery. Exploration is an essential element of mathematics and the sciences. Without exploration, the frontiers of math would not be pushed back.


  1. McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, explore. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 76. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Explore. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. https://www.allmathwords.org/en/e/explore.html.

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12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
7/5/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)
9/3/2007: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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