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What degree of advanced mathematics is needed in modern society?
What degree of mathematical knowledge is needed for a member of modern society?
Operations on real numbers (addition, subtraction, fractions).
Geometry and spatial geometry.
Set theory and logic.
Probability and basic statistics (e.g. used in risk management).
Not all members of society are the same, every member needs different degree of mathematical knowledge. I belive that some members dont need any, they can rely on computers or calculators.
Formalising real world problems and how to come up with solutions. It's a soft skill integral to mathematics.
Understanding mathematical models (e.g. used in economics).
Understanding functions and fuctional relationships (e.g. used in physics and computer science)
Basics of differential calculus (e.g. used in finding optimal values).
Ability to prove mathematical conjectures.
Designing and understanding algorithms.
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