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Need background information in Mathematics? Use the following E-references:
Access Science is the online version of the McGraw Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology provides mathematics reference materials. It also includes articles, illustrations, updates on current research and discoveries, and related quality websites on countless topics including mathematics.