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Math anxiety is common to both children and adults As the Platonic Realms article states Math anxiety can be a disabling condition causing humiliation resentment and even panic Platonic Realms Math fear is taught in schools and continues to enable students to feel anxiety The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines anxiety as an abnormal and overwhelming sense of apprehension and fear often marked by physiological signs as sweating tension and increased pulse by doubt concerning the reality and nature of the threat and by self-doubt about ones capacity to cope with it Anxiety Def 2 Math is usually someones weakest subject The Platonic Realms article argues Our jaundiced attitude towards mathematics has been greatly exacerbated by the way in which it has been taught since early in this century For nearly seventy years teaching methods have relied on a behaviorist model of learning a paradigm which emphasizes learning-by-rote that is memorization and repetition Platonic Realms In most subjects teachers continue to use older models of learning Which involves hustling students along
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