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Author:Jim Guinness, Wachusett Regional High School, Massachusetts
Description: A list of mnemonics and similar memory aids that math teachers have found useful for helping students remember math conventions, algorithms, definitions, techniques, and formulas. "Most high school math teachers are familiar with using PEMDAS, FOIL, and SOH-CAH-TOA in this way. More exotic techniques, like singing the quadratic formula, can also be helpful if they suit your teaching style ..." Additional contributions for remembering math concepts K-12 welcome by e-mail or telephone.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Humor, Reference Sources
Math Topics: Basic Algebra, Arithmetic/Early Math, Communicating Math, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Functions, Trigonometry
Math Ed Topics: Teaching Styles/Practices

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