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This is a collection of ambiguous, inconsistent, or just unpleasant conventions in mathematical notation.
This is a collection of ambiguous, inconsistent, or just unpleasant conventions in mathematical notation, started by Christian Lawson-Perfect.


For each bit of notation, I want to collect examples, alternatives, and references to discussions about them.
For each bit of notation, I want to collect examples, alternatives, and references to discussions about them.


The site's name is a reference to the question about why we start naming variables at 𝑥.
The site's name is a reference to the question about why we start naming variables at 𝑥.
You can edit this site, once you've [[Special:CreateAccount|created an account]].


[[Special:AllPages|All pages]]
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==How to contribute==
You can edit this site, once you've [[Special:CreateAccount|created an account]].
My aim is to describe conventions, without prescribing a correct notation.
While the tone of the site is informal, please avoid writing in a way that would make someone who follows a certain convention feel bad.

Revision as of 08:57, 8 July 2021


This is a collection of ambiguous, inconsistent, or just unpleasant conventions in mathematical notation, started by Christian Lawson-Perfect.

For each bit of notation, I want to collect examples, alternatives, and references to discussions about them.

The site's name is a reference to the question about why we start naming variables at 𝑥.

All pages

Categories

How to contribute

You can edit this site, once you've created an account.

My aim is to describe conventions, without prescribing a correct notation.

While the tone of the site is informal, please avoid writing in a way that would make someone who follows a certain convention feel bad.