ERIC Number: ED243075
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
How to Read Technical Textbooks.
Association of American Publishers, New York, NY.
Intended for college bound students, this booklet explores textbook components to help students in their approach to studying technical information. After defining technical material and describing how to recognize it, the booklet discusses (1) symbols, (2) equations, (3) formulas, (4) theorems, (5) placement of symbols in textbooks, (6) tables, (7) illustrations, (8) line and bar graphs, (9) pictographs, and (10) pie charts. (HTH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Publishers, New York, NY.
Note: AAP Student Service series.