simple arithmetic and similar mathematical procedures as used and studied at primary levelAlso called (esp formerly): sums
THE SEPTEMBER WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ HAS ARRIVED!
Go ahead, test your mental legerity to see how many words you remember from last month!
Question 1 of 10
Which definition best describes “spang”?
Words nearby number work
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Example sentences from the Web for number work
"A lot, I guess," said Flossie, who forgot all about the number-work she had studied for a little while in school.The Bobbsey Twins in a Great City|Laura Lee Hope