Mathematics has always been one of the least popular subjects at school. However, they are very important for understanding how the world we live in works. Their possibilities are so complex and infinite that today there are still unresolved mathematical problems while new ones emerge. Throughout history great definitions of this science have been given, one of its formal descriptions being the following: “Deductive science that studies the properties of abstract entities, such as numbers, geometric figures or symbols, and their relationships”. In spite of its complexity and due to it, mathematics has always had followers and detractors. But if there is one thing that is certain, it is that mathematics is essential and that it has also generated numerous anecdotes throughout the history of humanity. Are you curious? Then read on because today we tell you 10 interesting facts about mathematics that you didn’t learn at school.