November 24th, 2016, 07:19 AM  #11 
Math Team Joined: Dec 2013 From: Colombia Posts: 6,539 Thanks: 2144 Math Focus: Mainly analysis and algebra 
Those are approximations. Black holes are not point masses, they have dimensions. So do "pointlike" particles.

November 25th, 2016, 03:45 AM  #12 
Global Moderator Joined: Dec 2006 Posts: 16,766 Thanks: 1231 
I would suggest that theoretical physics could be regarded as a subset of applied mathematics.


Tags 
inclusive, math, physics, subset 
Search tags for this page 
Click on a term to search for related topics.

Thread Tools  
Display Modes  

Similar Threads  
Thread  Thread Starter  Forum  Replies  Last Post 
Are math and physics only for the young?  goedelite  Academic Guidance  7  January 19th, 2017 09:43 PM 
I should've have major in math/physics  cold4betbluff  New Users  4  June 24th, 2016 09:32 AM 
math for undergraduate physics  codepizza  Math Books  3  April 3rd, 2016 08:03 AM 
Applied Math and physics question  hunnybee  Applied Math  0  September 20th, 2013 11:51 PM 