Questions about the process of learning mathematics, both inside and outside a formal environment, including learning strategies, recommendations for learning particular subjects, and studying habits.

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Is are there software package that can help one find a path between two mathematical statements?

Sometimes when I am reading a mathematical text I will be unable to decipher the steps necessary to translate one mathematical statement into the next. Usually I have to ask for help, but I was ...
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Learn Probability and Permutation and combination [closed]

I am very weak in solving problem related to probability and permutation and combination. Can you please guide me the good content by which I can understand it better. Thanks in advance.
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Books/Notes recommendation request: Multivalued functions/Riemann surfaces

I'm trying to read a document that applies Riemann-Roch left, right and center. I don't know this theorem or the theory it comes from so I need to build up a bit more background before I can tackle ...
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Learning Lambda Calculus

What are some good online/free resources (tutorials, guides, exercises, and the like) for learning Lambda Calculus? Specifically, I am interested in the following areas: Untyped lambda calculus ...
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Mathematical subjects you wish you learned earlier

I am learning geometric algebra, and it is incredible how much it helps me understand other branches of mathematics. I wish I had been exposed to it earlier. Additionally I feel the same way about ...