Monday, March 26, 2012

How to study for math

Math is a interesting and challenging subject as it challenges mental capabilities of students. It involves symbols, specific procedures, formulas, and many more things. It is important for students to learn some special skills to learn math. Here, I am giving 10 tips to study math.
  1. First thing you need to understand about math is that you can not learn it by just reading and listening. This means you need to do practice of math’s questions at home.
  2. Questions of maths are solved by formulas and procedure, you need to learn them.
  3. Math is a sequential subject. In match, what is taught on a given day is based upon what was taught before. If you fall behind, it is very difficult to catch up. It is important that you attend every class and keep up with your teacher.
  4. Math is not a difficult subject. The only thing is that you need to have spent more study time on this subject than on your other subjects.
  5. You cannot learn math by memorizing it. There are simply too many formulas and procedures. The only thing you need to do is to master the key concepts. This will certainly lessen the amount of information you need to remember.
  6. Once you master a procedure for solving a problem, that same procedure can be used to solve many other related problems. Maths questions may be twisted a little bit, so think if you can apply your past learning to the new problem.
  7. Understand the vocabulary of math thoroughly. It will help you to solve the math’s questions quickly. Write new math words and terms and their math meanings in a notebook.
  8. While solving math play some music in slow voice, music helps in solving math’s problem quickly.
  9. If you have doubts about some topic in math then clarify them with your faculty as early as possible. It will help you to have a clear idea about the topic. If you are having some serious problem in math, then take the help of a private tutor.
  10. Math is an easy subject which requires a lot if practice and self-confidence. 

So use these tips to improve your scores in math.

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