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Mathematics is the study of numbers, quantities, shapes, and space using mathematical processes, rules, and symbols. There are many branches of mathematics and a large vocabulary that is associated with the overall subject area. Here are some math words and terms you will likely come across but may not know their precise meanings.    
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Impressing Your Teacher

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Study Skills Curriculum
for High School

- Grades 9-12
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It is a fact of school life that your final grades are assigned by your teachers. Teachers base your grades on performance measures such as homework completion, test scores, written papers, and oral presentations. They also take into account their impression of you as a student. Here are 25 things you can do to create a favorable impression with your teacher. Come to class prepared for that day's lesson.  
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Study skills curriculum for learning disabled

Study Skills Curriculum for
LD/Struggling Students

- Grades 6-12
- Contains 122 activities
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Flash cards are a powerful tool that can help you remember information such as the meanings of vocabulary words, mathematical formulas, history facts, and the correct spellings of words. Read on to learn about seven strategies that can help you get the most benefit from using flash cards.  
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Free Study Tip Study is like food. We should make a study schedule like we do our eating schedule. Study needs time and the best time for me to study is 6am to 8am and then 6pm to 10pm. Late night study doesn't bring good results and is not good from a physical point of view. Make a habit of daily reading and you will succeed.
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Student, BS(textile)
Quetta, Pakistan
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Dr. Charles T. Mangrum and Dr. Stephen S. Strichart are two former university professors who formed Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources in 1997. The study skills curriculums & instructional programs they have developed for students from elementary school through college are used in schools, tutoring centers, and homeschooling throughout the United States, Canada, and many other parts of the world.

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Another free Study Tip After reading a textbook chapter,videotape or audiotape yourself giving a lecture on the chapter. Whenever you have free time, watch or listen to it [like before going to sleep or while having breakfast). Watching yourself or listening to your own voice on tape helps your memory and boosts your confidence.
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Bangalore, India
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Keep a special binder for each subject. Once every month go through all of the papers. Put away any you have been tested on. Also, start to study a week before the test.
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Milford, Massachusetts, USA
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