Dreams about arithmetic operations fall into category of rare dreams. These dreams are one of rare opportunities to induce a lucid dream. After calculating in a dream, we will often get different results for the same calculation, or the numbers will change, which is an opportunity to notice that you are dreaming. The fact that you have read this sentence and came to this conclusion can cause a lucid dream even tonight.
Dreaming of subtraction means that you will experience loss. You like to spend more than you can earn. When you are walking by a shop, you are able to buy things you already have or that you don’t need. Your partner is blaming you for not wearing half of the things you buy, while most of it you put on only once. You are constantly taking loans and digging out money that actually doesn’t exist. Even you are amazed by the fact that you are able to survive from paycheck to paycheck.
Dreaming of other people subtracting means that you will lose someone. It is possible that a friend or someone close to you will decide to move abroad permanently, which will be hard on you, because you are really close. Even though you know that is the best for them, you will be afraid of losing contact with them after a while, because you will not have someone to turn to for help anymore.
A dream in which you are not able to solve a subtraction problem symbolizes your confusion with the situation you are currently in. If you are married or in a relationship for a long time, it is possible that you have problems regarding communication with your partner. Your desires, needs and plans often don’t match. You are unsure of the reason for it, or how it came to that, since you don’t share any similarities anymore. Ask yourself what the cause for such a situation is and try to understand if all of it is a consequence of spite. It is possible that you have hurt one another with something, so you started to revenge, or you don’t have feelings for each other anymore, which has made you see things more clearly.
If you are single, this dream symbolizes indifference. Even though you are probably trying to find a suitable partner, deep down you don’t care. You are unsure of the reason for it, but you know that you don’t want to have whoever by your side. Even questions about your love life don’t stress you out anymore. You used to have a problem with explaining why you are single, but now you answer those questions in a heartbeat. You would state shortly and clearly that it is your private matter and that you don’t want other people to meddle in it.
Adding in a dream symbolizes financial gain. You will be successful in the games of chance in the following period and everyone will ask you to create the winning combination for them. It is possible that someone who owes you money will give it back, or that your superior will give you an unexpected bonus.
If someone else is adding in your dream, you will meet someone who will intrigue you with their ideas and attitudes. You are probably already bored with people who are surrounding you, so they will seem like a refreshment in your life. You will realize that you have fallen into a rut and that you don’t look at things optimistically, but that person will show you a completely new perspective of life.
When you can’t solve addition problems in a dream, that symbolizes physical and mental exhaustion. You are probably trying to do all your obligations in time. You are a perfectionist by nature, so everything you do needs to be prefect. That is sucking a lot of energy out of you, and even if you don’t want to admit it, it is time to stop and let other people do something instead of you. No matter how unpleasant that is to you, it will help you clear your mind and realize that you don’t have to be the best in everything.
Dreaming of division means that you are unsure of your life priorities. You are torn between your wishes and people’s expectations. It is possible that you are still not ready to have a family, but other people can’t understand that. You want to do a lot of things before you get the need to have a home and security.
Dreaming of other people dividing means that your subconsciousness is telling you that you have let other people control your life. You are trying really hard to keep everything under control, but someone else is actually determining what and how you’ll do. It is possible that they are a family member how wants the best for you, but they have the need to push their decisions onto you. You probably haven’t noticed it, but people from your surroundings have indirectly tried to tell you what they are doing. Your attitude will not result in achievement of goals in the long run, so you should ask yourself if it is right to let someone else control your everyday life without a question.
If you can’t solve a problem with division in a dream, that symbolizes vanity, envy and jealousy. All of it can be related to your private or business life, your relationship with work and college colleagues or to your partner. You think that you have deserved more with your hard work and effort, so you have a hard time when you see other people who are more successful regarding love or business than you. It is very important for you to look happy and content in other people’s eyes, so you are constantly trying to not let anyone see how you actually feel. Instead of letting bad feelings eat you out, you should consider doing something and change what is bothering you.
Dreaming of multiplying means that someone will be grateful for your kindness. You are full of positive energy and you are always trying to help. Your family and friends are aware of the things you do for them, so they are showing you that they appreciate it.
Dreaming of other people multiplying symbolizes dissatisfaction. You are probably doing your best at work or in your private life, but you feel like people from your surroundings are not giving anything in return. You have become a victim of other people, because you have put them first. That is affecting your mental health. You are constantly tired because you are trying to fulfill loved one’s wishes or obligations at work. It is time to ask yourself what makes you happy and do something to achieve it.
Dreaming of not being able to solve multiplication problems means that you are afraid of failure or a reaction from people who surround you. Before you make a move, you always calculate what they might say about it. It is not easy to live like that, because you will realize that you have crossed the line at some point and that you can’t please everyone.
To dream of someone explaining arithmetic to you
If you dream of someone explaining arithmetic to you, it implies that you will need to put a lot of effort into finishing one project, considering that you are not talented in that field. You are much more successful in some other things, but you have to make sure to do that task the best you can.
To dream of explaining arithmetic to someone
When you dream of explaining arithmetic to someone, it means your knowledge of a specific area might get rewarded. Someone might hire you for a job that will bring you numerous benefits. You need not lie to yourself by believing it will be easy, but you have to know your effort will pay off.
To dream of taking an arithmetic test
If you dream of taking an arithmetic test, it implies you are stressed out. You probably haven’t finished one chore on time, and now you are afraid of the possible negative consequences. Let that be a lesson on how not to behave in the future.
To dream of passing an arithmetic test
If you dream of passing an arithmetic test, it means your effort, hard work, and persistence will pay off. You work on yourself, but the results are not what you would like them to be. You need not lose hope because your time is coming.
To dream of failing an arithmetic test
When you dream of failing an arithmetic test, it implies that you take one chore for granted, which is why you are postponing dealing with it. That will ask for devoted work, and you will regret thinking you can finish it in no time.
To dream of an arithmetic workbook
A dream wherein you see an arithmetic workbook means you will finish one job or obligation only partially. You have decided to divide one project into a few smaller ones to deal with it more easily so that the success would motivate you to continue forward.
To dream about writing an arithmetic workbook
Writing an arithmetic workbook in a dream suggests that you will have a chance to pass on your knowledge and experience to other people. You might be a mentor to one of your new coworkers. You will make sure to teach that person everything you know without vanity.
To dream of solving arithmetic problems
Solving arithmetic problems in a dream means you will solve a problem that bothers you if you are persistent and patient enough. You have to make sure not to lose your motivation and to have the end goal on your mind all the time.
To dream of someone else solving arithmetic problems
If you dream of someone else solving arithmetic problems, it implies that you have to listen to the advice you recently got from someone who has much more life experience than you.
To dream that you don’t know how to solve arithmetic problems
If you dream that you don’t know how to solve arithmetic problems, it means you are lazy. The universe is not against you, but you have to put enough effort into achieving what you want.
These dreams are usually followed by feelings of fear, panic, anxiety, confusion, but rarely happiness and satisfaction.
Meanings of dreams can be simpler. If you are studying about arithmetic for an exam, that has definitely made an impression on you, so you’ve dreamed about it.
Definition of arithmetic operations
Arithmetic is a branch of mathematics that covers number operations.