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ERIC Number: ED398047
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 147
Abstractor: N/A
Math Power: Next Generation Strategies and Information, for "Success" in the Study of Mathematics.
Greenman, Joel
This book was developed to answer those questions and concerns most often on the minds of students during a mathematics class. It offers them insight from an instructor's viewpoint on how to increase their probability of success in a mathematics course. It is intended to approach the learning of mathematics through both motivating students and giving them insights into mathematics. Chapters include: "A Brief Look at Mathematical Historical Development"; "A Strategy for Success"; "Choosing the Right Math Course"; "Selecting an Instructor"; "The Textbook Purchase"; "Reading Your Math Textbook"; "Using an Alternative Textbook"; "Attending the First Class"; "Attending Lectures"; "Taking Effective Notes"; "Asking Questions in Class"; "Study Groups"; "Doing Your Homework Assignments";"Preparing for and Taking a Test"; "Mathematical Problem Solving"; "When You Need to Get a Tutor"; "Choosing the Right Tutor"; "Abstraction vs. Distraction"; "Thinking Mathematics"; and "Mathematics in the Professions". (MKR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A