Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
ZSR Library

How to Study Math: Language of Math

The Language of Math

The language of math includes terminology, symbols, theorems, properties, corollaries, equations, variables, math facts, problem solving methods, and concepts.  The document "The Language of Math" details why it's important to fully comprehend the totality of the mathematics language.

Reading a Math Textbook

Reading a math textbook differs from reading a fictional novel, scholarly article, or literature.  Thus, develop a strategy for delineating the terminology from the procedures, problem solving methodology, theorems, etc.

Subject Guide

Profile Photo
Denice Lewis
ZSR Library, Room 457B
Need help? Chat with us