# Portuguese translation of 'arithmetic'

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## arithmetic

[əˈrɪθmətɪk] noun

aritmética

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## Example Sentences Including 'arithmetic'

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This may involve arithmetic operations being carried out on data being held or the moving of data from one part of the computer to another.Computers Basic Facts (1983)

Only the most rudimentary instruction in reading, writing and arithmetic had as yet taken its place.The Search for Justice - a history of Britain and the British people Volume III (1990)

We had reading, writing and arithmetic.Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 1901–1910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)

It is a simple matter of arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2016)

It's more graphically polished and has memory and visual tests alongside mental arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2012)

So the emphasis behind arithmetic in school has moved away from learning a set of procedures blindly to understanding how numbers work and how to solve problems.Times, Sunday Times (2010)

Still, you can't help doing some mental arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2016)

The builders may have carried the design in their heads like mental arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2008)

To this day his mental arithmetic cannot be faulted.Times, Sunday Times (2010)

How are you at writing and arithmetic?Middlemarch (1872)

After that, the arithmetic becomes increasingly complex and would require a cold compress over the forehead if one tried to explain its many intricacies.Times, Sunday Times (2012)

Everyone tried to answer this question with mental arithmetic before giving up.Times, Sunday Times (2016)

This can be explained by simple arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2016)

Half are doing as well at reading, writing and arithmetic as white British pupils at primary school.The Sun (2016)

It is hoped the move will ensure that they are ready for algebra and more complex arithmetic at secondary school.Times, Sunday Times (2013)

Reading, writing and arithmetic as they used to be called.The Sun (2015)

They were each asked to make a presentation explaining why they were best for the job, before being given a five-minute test of mental arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2013)

We choose a calculator over mental arithmetic; vitamin pills over a balanced diet.Times, Sunday Times (2012)

When people practise a task such as mental arithmetic it becomes automatic and unconscious, freeing up space in the working memory for more complex calculations.Times, Sunday Times (2016)

He claims this is a matter of simple arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2012)

Simple economic arithmetic demands that this be offset by fund flows from other countries.Times, Sunday Times (2011)

Not being very good at arithmetic, she gets to work hatching the eggs.Christianity Today (2000)

They also may have problems with the formal code of school arithmetic.Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)

## Trends of 'arithmetic'

In Common Usage. arithmetic is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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## 'arithmetic' in Other Languages

British English: arithmetic NOUN

*Arithmetic*is the part of mathematics that is concerned with the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of numbers.

...teaching the basics of reading, writing, and arithmetic.

- American English: arithmetic
- Brazilian Portuguese: aritmética
- Chinese: 算术
- European Spanish: aritmética
- French: arithmétique
- German: Rechnen
- Italian: aritmetica
- Japanese: 算数
- Korean: 산수
- European Portuguese: aritmética
- Spanish: aritmética

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**arithmetic**from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary