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MathNerds is a specialized math help service that
helps people who have tried working a problem but
find themselves unable to
finish or to get the correct answer. We are not a tutoring
service, and we will not do your homework for you.
We will give hints and guidance if you have worked
on a problem and can't go any further. You need to
show us what you have done so that we can give you a
If you "can't get started" on a problem,
we will not give you the
solution, but we will give you a basic hint so you
can get started. If this basic hint doesn't help, please seek
help from your teacher or the web sites on our Links page.
MathNerds is not a replacement for your math teacher.
To receive substantial help from us, you must have
made a serious effort
to solve the problem, and you must show us what you
have done. It's OK
if you feel you haven't made any progress -- show us
the things you
tried that didn't work, even if you are sure they are
all wrong. If
you did make progress, show us what you have
MathNerds equation is "no work shown from you = no
help shown from us"