# Mathematics Information Sheet

Answer each question by putting a check in the appropriate column:

*Always* true for me, *Mostly* true for me, *Sometimes * true for me, *Not *ever true for me.

Always | Mostly | Some | Not | |
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Some people get pretty mixed up the first time they try something in mathematics. | ||||

Some people can do computation problems easily, but have trouble with word problems. | ||||

Some people have a tough time with mathematics vocabulary. | ||||

Some people find it hard to explain what they know in mathematics. | ||||

Some people have trouble picturing shapes, dimensions, and sizes in their mind. | ||||

Some people can solve mathematics problems, but they do not really understand what they are doing. | ||||

A person can memorize things in mathematics rather than understand it. | ||||

Some people understand things in class and then later realize they didn’t get it.. | ||||

Some people think mathematics is harder than other subjects. | ||||

It takes too long to memorize mathematics facts. | ||||

Some people have difficulty memorizing. | ||||

Calculators help some people learn. | ||||

Some people forget what they are doing in the middle of a problem. | ||||

Some people can do mathematics in their heads. | ||||

To some people every problem looks different. | ||||

Doing things in the right order is one of the hardest things in mathematics. | ||||

Some people have to think about every step in mathematics | ||||

In mathematics it can be hard to remember the names of certain shapes. | ||||

People make mistakes because they rush. | ||||

Some people find it hard to concentrate. | ||||

Some people get tired when the do mathematics. | ||||

Some people think there are too many little details in mathematics. | ||||

It can be very hard to get started in mathematics. | ||||

Some people have no idea how to estimate for an answer. | ||||

It is hard to get started in mathematics. | ||||

Some people find it boring to check mathematics. problems. | ||||

Some people do well in mathematics sometimes and then don't at other times. | ||||

Some people have trouble figuring what to do first. | ||||

Some people can’t think of new things to try to solve a problem. | ||||

Some people find it hard to know what is important and what isn’t in problems. | ||||

Mathematics makes some people very stressed. | ||||

Some people mess up in mathematics because they get nervous. | ||||

Doing mathematics makes some people feel dumb. | ||||

There are people that feel they are so far behind in mathematics that they can never catch up. | ||||

It’s possible to be unlucky in mathematics. |

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