ERIC Number: ED398047
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Math Power: Next Generation Strategies and Information, for "Success" in the Study of Mathematics.
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
Authoring Institution: N/A