Take the 2-minute tour ×
Mathematics Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people studying math at any level and professionals in related fields. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Possible Duplicate:
What are or where can I find style guidelines for writing math?

In mathematical research papers, in what tense is it most appropriate to write? From my understanding, the present tense first person is typical (with we). Is this correct? Furthermore, what resources are available which describe how to write and format such papers correctly and succinctly? Note: I am not talking about math homework for university courses or anything similar to that, but rather specifically formal research papers.

share|improve this question
    
Here's another... math.stackexchange.com/questions/7011/… –  dls Dec 5 '11 at 21:11
add comment

marked as duplicate by Zhen Lin, Asaf Karagila, Zev Chonoles Dec 5 '11 at 22:49

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

1 Answer

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.