# Basic Mathematics Overview

No matter where you're coming, you can find basic mathematics problems on Brilliant that will put your deductive reasoning ability to the test and reinforce your mathematical skills. Whether you're looking for quick practice problems that strengthen your reasoning and IQ, for school math and Olympiad competition topics, or for open-ended challenges, we have something here for you. The collection of Brilliant problems and articles is large and growing.

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## The Best of Basic Mathematics on Brilliant

Within basic mathematics, you can learn about wide-ranging topics such as:

## Basic Mathematics Topic Area Map

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Pattern Recognition | Arithmetic | ||||

Fractions | Decimals | ||||

Percentages | Ratio, Rate and Proportion | ||||

Angles | Lines | ||||

Length and Area |

## Introduction to Arithmetic

Brilliant's article collection is expanding to cover every topic you might encounter in any pre-collegiate math program. In most topic areas, we cover the content in much more depth than traditional grade-school standards, with a focus on real understanding instead of memorization.

The most popular arithmetic topics on Brilliant are:

## Introduction to Geometry

For more geometry topics, check out our Geometry page.

The topography of a mountain range, the maximum tilt of a space shuttle before launch, and the path of a pool ball when it bounces off the side are all measured and understood using the fundamental tools of geometry: angles, lines, shapes, and coordinate maps.

The most popular introductory geometry topics on Brilliant are:

## Competitions, Exams and Olympiads

Whether you're just beginning to study for your first math competition, or if you're a pro aiming for a perfect score, Brilliant is a resource for every trick and topic that you might be looking for. The competitions and exams that Brilliant can help you study for include:

**International Math Competitions**

- IMO
- IMC
- Mathematical Kangaroo

**USA Math Exams and Competitions**

- AIME
- AMC8 / AMC10 / AMC12
- AP Exams (AB Calculus, BC Calculus)
- ARML
- MATHCOUNTS
- MOEMS
- ACT/SAT
- USAMO
- USAJMO
- USAMTS
- Any other Competition or Exam offered in your State or Region

**Indian Math Exams and Competitions**

- RMO
- KVPY
- IIT JEE

**Brazilian Math Exams and Competitions**

- OBM
- OBM (College level)
- OBMEP
- Any other Competition or Exam offered in your State or Region

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