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It is essential to your understanding of mathematics at this level that you learn how to use mathematical symbols and notation precisely. Written mathematics is a language with rules and conventions just like any other language. If you do not use it correctly then other people (most importantly examiners) will not understand what you mean.
The following notation will be used in all mathematics examinations.

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the sum of all the members of the list divided by the number of items in the list.

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This question appears in the following syllabi:

SyllabusModuleSectionTopicExam Year
AP Calculus AB (USA)1NotationSymbols-
AP Calculus BC (USA)1NotationSymbols-
AQA A-Level (UK - Pre-2017)C1NotationSymbols-
AQA AS Maths 2017Pure MathsExtraNotation Tests-
AQA AS/A2 Maths 2017Pure MathsExtraNotation Tests-
CCEA A-Level (NI)C1NotationSymbols-
CIE A-Level (UK)P1NotationSymbols-
Edexcel A-Level (UK - Pre-2017)C1NotationSymbols-
Edexcel AS Maths 2017Pure MathsExtraNotation Tests-
Edexcel AS/A2 Maths 2017Pure MathsExtraNotation Tests-
I.B. Higher Level1NotationSymbols-
I.B. Standard Level1NotationSymbols-
I.B. (MSSL)2NotationSymbols-
OCR A-Level (UK - Pre-2017)C1NotationSymbols-
OCR AS Maths 2017Pure MathsSummaryNotation Tests-
OCR MEI AS Maths 2017Pure MathsSummaryNotation Tests-
OCR-MEI A-Level (UK - Pre-2017)C1NotationSymbols-
Pre-U A-Level (UK)1NotationSymbols-
Scottish (Highers + Advanced)HM1NotationSymbols-
Scottish HighersM1NotationSymbols-
Universal (all site questions)NNotationSymbols-
WJEC A-Level (Wales)C1NotationSymbols-