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Basic college mathematics.

Author: Margaret L Lial; Stanley A Salzman; Diana Hestwood
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Pearson Addison-Wesley, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 8th ed.View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret L Lial; Stanley A Salzman; Diana Hestwood
ISBN: 9780321557124 0321557123 9780321572349 0321572343
OCLC Number: 230802916
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Each chapter ends with a Summary, Review Exercises, and a Chapter Test. Beginning with Chapter 2, each chapter also ends with a Cumulative Review. 1. Whole Numbers1.1 Reading and Writing Whole Numbers Study Skills: Your Brain Can Learn Mathematics Study Skills: Using Your Textbook1.2 Adding Whole Numbers1.3 Subtracting Whole Numbers1.4 Multiplying Whole Numbers1.5 Dividing Whole Numbers1.6 Long Division Summary Exercises on Whole Numbers1.7 Rounding Whole Numbers1.8 Exponents, Roots, and Order of Operations Study Skills: Taking Lecture Notes1.9 Reading Pictographs, Bar Graphs, and Line Graphs1.10 Solving Application Problems 2. Multiplying and Dividing Fractions2.1 Basics of Fractions Study Skills: Homework: How, Why, When2.2 Mixed Numbers2.3 Factors2.4 Writing a Fraction in Lowest Terms Study Skills: Using Study Cards: Part I Summary Exercises on Fractions2.5 Multiplying Fractions2.6 Applications of Multiplication2.7 Dividing Fractions2.8 Multiplying and Dividing Mixed Numbers Study Skills: Using Study Cards: Part II Study Skills: Reviewing a Chapter Study Skills: Preparing for Tests 3. Adding and Subtracting Fractions3.1 Adding and Subtracting Like Fractions Study Skills: Managing Your Time3.2 Least Common Multiples3.3 Adding and Subtracting Unlike Fractions Study Skills: Making a Mind Map3.4 Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers3.5 Order Relations and the Order of Operations Summary Exercises on Fractions Study Skills: Taking Tests 4. Decimals4.1 Reading and Writing Decimals4.2 Rounding Decimals4.3 Adding and Subtracting Decimals4.4 Multiplying Decimals Summary Exercises on Decimals4.5 Dividing Decimals4.6 Writing Fractions as Decimals Study Skills: Analyzing Your Test Results 5. Ratio and Proportion5.1 Ratios5.2 Rates5.3 Proportions5.4 Solving Proportions Summary Exercises on Ratios, Rates, and Proportions5.5 Solving Application Problems with Proportions 6. Percent6.1 Basics of Percent6.2 Percents and Fractions6.3 Using the Percent Proportion and Identifying the Components in a Percent Problem6.4 Using Proportions to Solve Percent Problems6.5 Using the Percent Equation Summary Exercises on Percent6.6 Solving Application Problems with Percent6.7 Simple Interest6.8 Compound Interest Study Skills: Preparing for a Final Exam 7. Measurement7.1 Problem Solving with U.S. Customary Measurement7.2 The Metric System-Length7.3 The Metric System-Capacity and Weight (Mass) Summary Exercises on U.S. Customary and Metric Units7.4 Problem Solving with Metric Measurement7.5 Metric-U.S. Customary Conversions and Temperature 8. Geometry8.1 Basic Geometric Terms8.2 Angles and Their Relationships8.3 Rectangles and Squares8.4 Parallelograms and Trapezoids8.5 Triangles8.6 Circles Summary Exercises on Perimeter, Circumference, and Area8.7 Volume8.8 Pythagorean Theorem8.9 Similar Triangles 9. Basic Algebra9.1 Signed Numbers9.2 Adding and Subtracting Signed Numbers9.3 Multiplying and Dividing Signed Numbers9.4 Order of Operations Summary Exercises on Operations with Signed Numbers9.5 Evaluating Expressions and Formulas9.6 Solving Equations9.7 Solving Equations with Several Steps9.8 Using Equations to Solve Application Problems 10. Statistics10.1 Circle Graphs10.2 Bar Graphs and Line Graphs Summary Exercises on Graphs10.3 Frequency Distributions and Histograms10.4 Mean, Median, and Mode Appendix: Inductive and Deductive Reasoning Answers to Selected ExercisesSolutions to Selected ExercisesIndex
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