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Studying for a math test requires a different approach than does studying for tests in other subjects. In many subjects, such as history for example, memorizing facts and dates is important. While formulas and rules have to be memorized for a math test, the most important thing is to know how to use them. Here are some ideas that will help you prepare well for a math test.    
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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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Just as in high school, success in college requires high motivation and effort, strong study skills, effective time management, and good test-taking strategies. Here are some ideas that will help you succeed in college. One thing that is important is to have clear goals for your college experience.  
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Free Study Tip First, just be relaxed and calm. By freaking out you cannot achieve anything for your mind is not clear. Then write everything you have to learn on a piece of paper. Read through the material several times and than try to say the material in your own words. Study with a friend, parent or sibling if they give you security.
 
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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 We should study in a good temperature and we should not not become a part of family conflicts.
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