@christianp Science is mostly inductive reasoning about what's likely to be true based on data. Math is mostly deductive reasoning about what must be true based on chosen assumptions.

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jsiehler@jsiehler@mathstodon.xyz@christianp Science is mostly inductive reasoning about what's likely to be true based on data. Math is mostly deductive reasoning about what must be true based on chosen assumptions.