Some Tips for Successful Math Study

There is nothing about math that makes learning it different and more difficult than learning other subjects. Still, most students enter math classes with attitudes and expectations that make success difficult. Here are some strategies that will help you be successful in the math courses that you are studying.

Reading Math Textbooks Effectively

Taking Math Lecture Notes

Preparing for Math Exams

Taking Math Exams (Test-Taking Strategies)

Major Causes for Failing a Math Course

Sources:
1. TLC; utep 2. Wood, Nancy V. College Reading and Study Skills, New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, l986.
3. Suggestions made by faculty members.
M. Yahdi, 2003