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Basic math

Author: Carolyn C Wheater
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©2012.
Series: Practice makes perfect (McGraw-Hill Companies)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With this book, you will learn about: order of operations ; measurement ; linear equations ; basic geometry ; square roots ; graphing ; ratio and proportion ; simple probability ; and much more.
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Genre/Form: Paperback
Problems and exercises
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn C Wheater
ISBN: 9780071778459 0071778454
OCLC Number: 748333144
Notes: "Get a thorough overview of basic math and pre-algebra"--Cover.
Description: vii, 184 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Number crunching. The families of numbers ; Vocabulary and symbols ; Calculation ; Order of operations ; Integers ; Absolute value ; Addition ; Subtraction ; Multiplication and division ; Powers --
Ins and outs. Prime or composite ; Prime factorization ; Even or odd ; Factors, divisors, and multiples ; Greatest common factor ; Least common multiple --
Part time. Fractions ; Decimals --
Keeping things in proportion. Ratio and proportion ; Properties of proportions ; Finding the missing piece ; Percent --
Power play. Evaluating ; Multiplying ; Dividing ; Powers of powers ; Powers of products and quotients ; Special exponents ; Large and small ; Rounding and estimation ; Scientific notation ; Roots --
Finding a solution. Solving linear equations ; Terms and expressions ; Simplify before solving ; Solving inequalities --
Be square. Square roots ; Factoring ; Multiplying ; Factoring x² + bx + c ; Solving by factoring ; Quadratic formula --
Graphical information. Distance ; Midpoint ; Slope ; Equation of a line ; Graphing linear equations ; Graphs of quadratic equations ; Finding axis of symmetry and vertex --
Measurement matters. Segments, midpoints, and bisectors ; Angles and bisectors ; Angle relationships --
The shape of things. Triangles ; Quadrilaterals ; Other polygons --
Round about. Lines and segments in circles ; Angles and arcs ; Lengths of segments --
Plane talk. Parallelograms ; Rectangles and squares ; Trapezoids ; Triangles ; Regular polygons ; Circles --
Taking up space. Straight talk ; To the point ; Spheres ; Surface area --
Counting on the probability. Getting a count ; Factorials and permutations ; Combinations ; Dealing with duplication ; Understanding your chances --
Making sense. Types of graphs ; Types of data ; Grouped data ; Measures of spread ; Expressing relationships.
Series Title: Practice makes perfect (McGraw-Hill Companies)
Responsibility: Carloyn Wheater.

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Based on the successful approach of the Practice Makes Perfect series, this book presents a basic math workbook that allows students to reinforce their skills through key concepts and 500 exercises.  Read more...

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