Tag: notation

32 Reasons for (not) distinguishing $f$ from $f(x)$ 2014-03-21T09:38:43.560

27 Should students be asked to use more than one notation for the derivative in an introductory calculus class? 2014-03-20T18:24:41.720

26 What is the rationale for the absent (+) in mixed fractions? 2014-07-11T03:03:22.770

26 Metonymy in mathematics 2014-10-01T12:04:47.147

22 Repeated addition: standard notation? 2015-10-27T08:39:34.133

22 Misuse of parentheses for multiplication 2016-10-24T06:31:11.140

20 Students using ambiguous notation 2014-04-03T13:39:28.417

19 Notation Conflict between Teachers and Textbooks 2014-03-28T07:22:02.547

16 Grating mathematical phrases---How to correct? 2017-03-16T02:59:30.883

15 Why is multiplication taught using cross notation at first? 2017-12-30T15:58:47.980

14 Do students confuse $\log_ab$ and $\log a^b$? 2016-02-12T18:33:10.587

14 Explaining to students why $m$ and $b$ are used in the slope-intercept equation of a line 2017-08-29T21:08:10.370

13 As a TA, how to reduce imprecise notations/statements in students' exams 2015-10-29T08:25:11.400

12 Explaining the symbols in definite and indefinite integrals 2014-11-21T16:32:10.787

12 Using $dx$ for $h$ in the definition of derivative 2015-10-21T13:17:10.927

12 Why do some of my, usually international/Indian students, write limits to the left of the integral? 2017-03-03T20:26:18.327

12 Writing Fractions "Correctly" 2017-11-03T14:20:35.450

11 Is using different notations in one course a good idea? 2014-04-09T21:21:38.710

11 Language to Distinguish Between Variables and Arbitrary Constants 2015-02-04T01:14:58.220

11 How to teach brackets? 2015-10-03T20:07:45.487

10 When and Why are different division symbols taught? 2016-01-19T13:58:19.500

10 How to denote angle? 2016-12-11T12:10:47.163

9 Proof of why BODMAS (or BIDMAS) works? 2016-05-08T17:45:21.087

8 Is this example of Leibniz notation sloppy? 2014-08-26T14:04:56.563

8 Framework for Compound Inequalities 2018-01-23T13:19:33.107

7 Is there a good notation for "ratio" comparable to the use of $\Delta$ for "difference"? 2015-05-04T17:39:46.160

7 What symbol is appropriate to represent a sum modulo N? 2015-09-26T10:57:47.240

7 Design of a math exam using multiple choice or computer 2016-12-09T12:55:47.763

7 Is "hat notation" for unit vectors commonly used in mathematics? 2018-01-05T01:52:22.003

6 Resource about notation for students 2014-09-02T16:18:55.940

6 Helping high school students remember inequalities and division 2014-10-17T17:28:16.620

6 Notation of points with coordinates 2014-12-10T10:28:10.910

6 How to reasonably denote lines, line segments and rays? 2016-08-15T12:38:53.417

5 Notation for an element in a polynomial ring 2015-03-02T17:45:18.850

5 At what educational stage are angles greater than 180 introduced? 2016-12-14T23:59:03.347

5 Wording VS mathematical notations 2017-05-14T08:19:26.477

4 On using different notations for the same objects 2014-08-21T03:32:16.737

4 Notation of line segment and its length 2016-07-12T08:42:48.767

4 What is the role of the efforts to change the fundamentals of maths? 2017-07-08T04:14:06.653

3 Better use "Integrate a function"/"Calculate the definite integral" or use terms like "primitive function", "antiderivative", "Aufleitung" (German)? 2014-03-27T12:13:59.770

3 How to explain "fractional terms"? 2016-04-28T15:31:12.460

1 Is there a conventional function notation that takes a polynomial and order and yields the coefficient corresponding to the order? 2014-06-22T22:39:08.423

1 Moving lines in schematic diagrams 2015-12-03T06:01:11.437