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||vii, 160 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Discusses how mathematics is needed to succeed in a wide range of trade jobs, including retail, construction, landscaping, food service, customer service, home repair, and and carpentry. Offers exercises for improving existing math skills or preparing for a math competency test. Includes a pre-test that allows for diagnosing strengths and weaknesses, targeted reviews that cover all major math subjects, including word problems and data analysis. Also includes on-the-job examples, over 200 math problems and a post-test to measure your progress.