The point to memorizing math facts is to help your child with automaticity.
In order to enjoy and profit from reading, pupils must achieve automaticity of word recognition.
Factors that induce involuntary automaticity include ambiguity, stress and fatigue, and lack of clear roles and responsibilities.
Changing brain networks for visuomotor control with increased movement automaticity.
Automaticity is the ability to recall facts instantly in lieu of counting on fingers or diagramming the problem.