A recommended workbook for students entering first-year
mathematics courses. Also useful as a stand-alone study aid in math
resource centres. This self-paced workbook presents the most effective
techniques for maximizing performance in mathematics courses. The
techniques themselves are sufficiently general to be applicable to all
mathematics courses (in particular, algebra, geometry, trigonometry and
calculus) for introductory college and university students, and senior high
Outlines a study approach that will help students make the
transition to studying mathematics at college or university.
Details how to maximize performance in examinations: everything
from preparing for and writing the exam to dealing with exam-
Provides detailed solutions to all problems and examination
Reveals the study habits of the most successful students.
2. Before the Course BeginsGetting Ready.
3. How to Be Effective During Your Mathematics Course.
4. Procedures for Effective Problem-solving.
5. How To Be Successful In Examinations.
6. Other Resources.
Summary of Effective Study Strategies.