
Re: Is this the right group for math help?
Posted:
Aug 17, 2013 12:21 PM


Am 17.08.2013 04:29, schrieb Söhne des Schattens Brüder des Lichts: > "Mark Rivet" <rivetmark@gmail.com> wrote in message > news:a20297303d0a4a1089d3cedda83b0ea0@googlegroups.com... > I am attempting to finish my calculus training on my own. I am using a book > called "quick calculus". It has been many years since I've had my calc I > class. I will need some help as I go along and some of it may be with > algebraic manipulations. Is this the right group to questions of this > nature? I am doing this for my own personal edification. > > sure. write it out with spaces > > X ^ 2 = X * X makes it easier to read
Spaces are fine  but this I don't like. Put the spaces at the right places:
Hard to read: x^23x+5=0. Better: x^2  3x + 5 = 0. Ugly: x ^ 2  3 x + 5 = 0
Just my personal opinion. But usually I won't read hard to read or ugly texts till the end.
 Thomas Nordhaus

