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Math is one of those subjects that people either love or hate – so if you have a math lover in your life it can be difficult to know what to buy them. Lucky for you we’ve complied a list of some of the best gifts for math nerds!
So What Do You Buy Fans of Math?
Whether they’re busy studying complex equations, teaching kids basic arithmetic, or just enough a bit of problem-solving, these gifts are sure to impress even the most serious math lover in your life.
The 41 Best Gift for Fans of Mathematics!
Decodyne Math Mug
For their long nights solving complex equations or studying for finals they’ll need lots and lots of coffee. What better way to enjoy a mug of coffee than with this Math Mug featuring some of the most famous and important math equations of all time? This will be the go to caffeine vessel for the math fan in your life.
Proof! Math Game – The Fast Paced Game of Mental Math Magic!
Learn or brush up on your mental math skills with the Proof! Math Game. Great for use in classrooms or playing at home with family and friends this fast-paced game has you trying to be the first to create an equation out of the cards on the table, shouting it out before any one else and showing your work. Fun for math fans of all ages.
If the math fan in your life is a teacher, this is the perfect mug for them! The I Teach Math, What’s Your Superpower? Mug says exactly what every parent is thinking when they try to get their kids to do their math homework. Show your appreciation for math teachers by gifting them this mug.
This beautiful scarf lets the math lover in your life show off their special interest with an easy-to-wear, stylish accessory. The perfect finishing touch to any outfit whether they’re heading to work teaching math, school, or just running errands.
This fun geometry game combines math and creativity, perfect for your next game night. Create shapes and designs using your limited number of sticks and the sticks placed on the board by other players, math nerds of all ages will love going up against their family and friends in this math board game.
Whether they need to dress up to go to work, a conference or just a nice dinner or event, they’ll love being able to add a touch of their personality to their formal wear with this Microfiber Math Equations Necktie.
Perfect for celebrating Pi day, or rewarding yourself with a treat after solving a difficult math problem use these Pi Cookie Cutters and the perfect ratio of ingredients to create something delicious.
I Got 99 Problems & You’re Going to Show Your Work on All of Them Mug
This mug was made for the math teachers, and parents. Remind your students and kids that you’ve got a lot of math problems for them and they’re going to have to show their work (no matter how much they sigh and roll their eyes).
A statistics professor and a math professor worked together on a cookbook. They called it “Pi A La Mode”.
Ryan Juraschka at Prodigy
Pi People Pie Pan
Celebrate Pi Day and Pie Day with this Pi People Pie Pan (say that 10 times fast). Make a yummy pie, cake or brownies all in the shape of that perfect ratio. Math fans will love being able to make all kinds of math-themed treats.
Any math fan – whether they’re a teacher or parent will want to start their kids off on the right foot and start teaching them math early on. There’s no better way to teach kids math than with hands on learning like the tools in the Little Genius Early Math Adventure. Cultivate a new generation of math geniuses with this educational set.
Perfect for teaching your elementary-aged kids the wonders of math. Math Wizard and the Magical Workshop combines digital and active gameplay to entice young math lovers and have them brew potions and explore the magical village of Wyverndell.
Prime Climb The Beautiful, Colorful, Mathematical Game
Family game night gets a dose of math with Prime Climb. Multiply, Add, Divide and Subtract all to beat your opponents to the center of “the climb.” Add some healthy competition to learning math and watch as your family starts to see the fun in math!
A mathematical twist on scrabble and bananagrams, Mobi has you coming up with equations using only the tiles you’ve drawn and those on the board. Endless mathematical fun for individuals, families and groups!
Keep your mind and your math skills sharp with this wooden Aristotle’s Number Puzzle. Re-arrange the number tiles to add up to the same total in each row – like a tactile sudoku – perfect for passing the time.
Keep your pencils, calculator and other tools necessary for working through all your math problems in this 1980s Sunny Calculator Pencil Case. This unique retro-inspired calculator design is perfect for the math lover in your life.
Add to the social distance equation with this Reversible Math Equation Face Mask. Stay safe whether you’re heading to school or just running errands while still showing your nerdy side with this face mask.
Beautiful mathematical art by a math nerd for math nerds. This 1090 Decimal Places of Pi Art Print rounds pi to the first 1090 decimal places and creates a math-driven spiral design that any math fanatic will love to display in their home, office or classroom.
Texas Instruments TI-36X Pro Scientific Calculator
Every math fan needs the best of the best when it comes to calculators. Gift them the gold standard of scientific calculators the Texas Instruments TI-36X Pro and help them quickly solve their complex math equations.
A staple in every math nerd’s math kit – why have a boring old geometry set when you can have one that reflects your personality? This Colored Geometry Set features colored instruments in an adorably designed case. Stand out from the norm with this geometry set.
Is your love of math a part of your personality? Make sure everyone knows how much you love math with this Math Heart Backpack. The perfect way for every math nerd to carry all their textbooks, notebooks and math tools!
Any math nerd will appreciate a throw back to one of the first calculating tools – the abacus. A Vintage Abacus would make a beautiful decoration for their home or office and may come in handy when doing basic calculations too! This is a gift that’s sure to be loved by any math fan.
Parallel lines have so much in common … It’s a shame they’ll never meet.
I’ll try to avoid going on a tangent here (get it? math joke for you). If you’re looking to impress the Math fan in your life with a truly special gift they’re bound to love, there’s something perfect for every shape of math nerd on this list.
Stacey is a content writer and blogger, who was raised on all things Marvel and Sci-Fi. She's a lover of comics, coffee and cute animals and does a killer Captain Marvel cosplay (if she does say so herself).