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Basic math and pre-algebra : tutorial and practice problems, by Carolyn Wheater

Label
Basic math and pre-algebra : tutorial and practice problems
Title
Basic math and pre-algebra
Title remainder
tutorial and practice problems
Statement of responsibility
by Carolyn Wheater
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Math skills come easily to some people, but for others, the number just don't add up. This helpful guide gives you a solid foundation in mathematics, with clear explanations, handy tutorials, and practice problems and answers
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wheater, Carolyn C.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Idiot's guides
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Algebra
Label
Basic math and pre-algebra : tutorial and practice problems, by Carolyn Wheater
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223112442547
  • 31223112442554
  • 31223112442497
  • 31223112442539
  • 31223112442596
  • 31223112442505
  • 31223112442513
  • 31223112442604
  • 31223112442588
  • 31223112442521
  • 31223112442489
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The world of numbers -- 1. Our number system -- The counting numbers -- Scientific notation -- Rounding -- 2. Arithmetic -- Addition and subtraction -- Multiplication and division -- 3. Order of operations and integers -- Order of operations -- The distributive property -- The integers -- Arithmetic with integers -- 4. Factors and multiples -- Prime numbers -- Prime factorization -- Greatest common factor -- Least common multiple -- 5. Fractions -- The rational numbers -- Arithmetic with fractions -- 6. Decimals -- Decimal fractions -- Powers and scientific notation revisited -- Arithmetic with decimal fractions -- Rational and irrational numbers -- 7. Ratios, proportions, and percentages -- Proportional reasoning -- Calculating with percentages -- pt. 2. Into the unknown -- 8. Variables and expressions -- Using variables -- Multiplying with variables -- Dividing with variables -- 9. Adding and subtracting with variables -- "Like terms" -- Adding and subtracting like terms -- Simplifying expressions -- Polynomials -- 10. Solving equations and inequalities -- Using equations to find the missing number -- One solution or many? -- 11. Coordinate graphing -- The coordinate plane -- Graphing linear equations -- Graphs of inequalities -- pt. 3. The shape of the world -- 12. Basics of geometry -- Points, lines, planes and angles -- Parallel and perpendicular lines -- 13. Triangles -- Facts about triangles -- Classifying triangles -- Right triangles -- Area and perimeter -- 14. Quadrilaterals and other polygons -- Parallelograms -- Rectangles -- Rhombuses and squares -- Trapezoids -- Perimeter of quadrilaterals -- Area of quadrilaterals -- Polygons with more than four sides -- 15. Circles -- The language of circles -- Segments and angles -- Lines and angles -- Area and circumference -- Circles in the coordinate plane -- 16. Surface area and volume -- Measuring solids -- Prisms -- Pyramids -- Cylinders -- Cones -- Spheres -- 17. Geometry at work -- Areas of irregular figures -- Similarity and congruence -- Indirect measurement with similar triangles -- Indirect measurement with trigonometry -- pt. 4. The state of the world -- 18. Probability -- Counting methods -- Relative frequency -- Theoretical probability -- Probability of compound events -- 19. Graphs -- Bar graph -- Histogram -- Circle graph -- LIne graph -- 20. Measures of center and spread -- The centers -- The separators -- The spread -- pt. 5. Extra practice -- Arithmetic -- Algebra -- Geometry -- Probability and statistics
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 358 pages
Isbn
9781615645046
Lccn
2014930954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 868199658
  • (OCoLC)868199658
Label
Basic math and pre-algebra : tutorial and practice problems, by Carolyn Wheater
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223112442547
  • 31223112442554
  • 31223112442497
  • 31223112442539
  • 31223112442596
  • 31223112442505
  • 31223112442513
  • 31223112442604
  • 31223112442588
  • 31223112442521
  • 31223112442489
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The world of numbers -- 1. Our number system -- The counting numbers -- Scientific notation -- Rounding -- 2. Arithmetic -- Addition and subtraction -- Multiplication and division -- 3. Order of operations and integers -- Order of operations -- The distributive property -- The integers -- Arithmetic with integers -- 4. Factors and multiples -- Prime numbers -- Prime factorization -- Greatest common factor -- Least common multiple -- 5. Fractions -- The rational numbers -- Arithmetic with fractions -- 6. Decimals -- Decimal fractions -- Powers and scientific notation revisited -- Arithmetic with decimal fractions -- Rational and irrational numbers -- 7. Ratios, proportions, and percentages -- Proportional reasoning -- Calculating with percentages -- pt. 2. Into the unknown -- 8. Variables and expressions -- Using variables -- Multiplying with variables -- Dividing with variables -- 9. Adding and subtracting with variables -- "Like terms" -- Adding and subtracting like terms -- Simplifying expressions -- Polynomials -- 10. Solving equations and inequalities -- Using equations to find the missing number -- One solution or many? -- 11. Coordinate graphing -- The coordinate plane -- Graphing linear equations -- Graphs of inequalities -- pt. 3. The shape of the world -- 12. Basics of geometry -- Points, lines, planes and angles -- Parallel and perpendicular lines -- 13. Triangles -- Facts about triangles -- Classifying triangles -- Right triangles -- Area and perimeter -- 14. Quadrilaterals and other polygons -- Parallelograms -- Rectangles -- Rhombuses and squares -- Trapezoids -- Perimeter of quadrilaterals -- Area of quadrilaterals -- Polygons with more than four sides -- 15. Circles -- The language of circles -- Segments and angles -- Lines and angles -- Area and circumference -- Circles in the coordinate plane -- 16. Surface area and volume -- Measuring solids -- Prisms -- Pyramids -- Cylinders -- Cones -- Spheres -- 17. Geometry at work -- Areas of irregular figures -- Similarity and congruence -- Indirect measurement with similar triangles -- Indirect measurement with trigonometry -- pt. 4. The state of the world -- 18. Probability -- Counting methods -- Relative frequency -- Theoretical probability -- Probability of compound events -- 19. Graphs -- Bar graph -- Histogram -- Circle graph -- LIne graph -- 20. Measures of center and spread -- The centers -- The separators -- The spread -- pt. 5. Extra practice -- Arithmetic -- Algebra -- Geometry -- Probability and statistics
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 358 pages
Isbn
9781615645046
Lccn
2014930954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 868199658
  • (OCoLC)868199658

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