# Frequently asked questions on ABACUS and Vedic Maths

Which is more beneficial for competitive exams, Abacus or Vedic Maths?

Both approaches offer unique advantages. However, consider the following questions to discern their effectiveness:

Can a child effortlessly solve calculations like 234 + 349 + 321 + 456 + 657 = 1696 by mentally visualizing the numbers, without resorting to paper and pen? Wouldn’t this ability significantly aid the child in competitive exams?

If a child can swiftly solve 2672682 / 99 using simplified steps, bypassing the complexities of traditional division methods, wouldn’t this proficiency be advantageous in competitive exams?

Consider these questions carefully; both Abacus and Vedic Maths offer valuable skills for success.

Why is it preferable to introduce Vedic Maths to an older age group compared to Abacus?

Abacus involves tactile engagement, while Vedic Maths is built upon abstract principles comprising rules and tricks tailored to various problem formats.

What are the benefits of learning abacus and Vedic Maths?

Abacus helps in basic Math operations such as – addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, to solve without multiple steps, without pen and paper, in addition, enhances mentally calculating ability by boosting imagination.

Vedic Maths develops the logistic skills by empowering the child to excellence in basic operations along with many other Math concepts such as square roots, cubes, polynomials, H.C.F and L.C.M, etc.

What is the right age to start learning Abacus and Vedic Maths?

Abacus is recommended for children aged 4 years and above up to 12 years, while Vedic Maths is suitable for those aged 9 years and above up to 18 years.

Does incorporating Abacus and Vedic Maths into students’ learning routines disrupt their academic styles or calculation methods at school?

Not at all. Abacus and Vedic Maths actively engage students in the learning process, rendering mathematical concepts remarkably easy and fostering quick, accurate answers. This approach not only motivates students to excel in Math but also instills confidence, nurturing a genuine interest in learning.