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Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbook-General: FAA-H-8083-30
     

Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbook-General: FAA-H-8083-30

by Federal Aviation Administration
 

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ISBN-10: 1560277165

ISBN-13: 2901560277162

Pub. Date: 09/01/2008

Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics, Inc.

The Tobey/Slater Series builds essential skills one at a time by breaking the mathematics down into manageable pieces. This practical “building block” organization makes it easy for readers to understand each topic and gain confidence as they move through each section. The authors provide a “How am I Doing?” guide to give readers

Overview

The Tobey/Slater Series builds essential skills one at a time by breaking the mathematics down into manageable pieces. This practical “building block” organization makes it easy for readers to understand each topic and gain confidence as they move through each section. The authors provide a “How am I Doing?” guide to give readers constant reinforcement and to ensure that they understand each concept before moving on to the next. With Tobey/Slater, readers have a tutor and study companion with them every step of the way. 

A Brief Review of Arithmetic Skills; Real Numbers and Variables; Equations and Inequalities; Solving Applied Problems; Exponents and Polynomials; Factoring; Rational Expressions and Equations; Graphing and Functions; Systems of Equations; Radicals; Quadratic Equations. 

For all readers interested in basic college mathematics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901560277162
Publisher:
Aviation Supplies & Academics, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Series:
FAA Handbooks
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
660

Table of Contents

How Am I Doing? Guide to Math Success (inside front cover)

To the Student

Preface

Acknowledgments

Diagnostic Pretest

0. A Brief Review of Arithmetic Skills

0.1 Simplifying Fractions

0.2 Adding and Subtracting Fractions

0.3 Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

0.4 Using Decimals

   How Am I Doing? Sections 0.1—0.4

0.5 Using Percent

0.6 Rounding and Estimating

0.7 Using the Mathematics Blueprint for Problem Solving

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 0 Organizer

   Chapter 0 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 0 Test

1. Real Numbers and Variables

1.1 Adding Real Numbers

1.2 Subtracting Real Numbers

1.3 Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers

1.4 Exponents

1.5 The Order of Operations

   How Am I Doing? Sections 1.1—1.5

1.6 Using the Distributive Property to Simplify Algebraic Expressions

1.7 Combining Like Terms

1.8 Using Substitution to Evaluate Algebraic Expressions and Formulas

1.9 Grouping Symbols

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 1 Organizer

   Chapter 1 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 1 Test

2. Equations and Inequalities

2.1 The Addition Principle of Equality

2.2 The Multiplication Principle of Equality

2.3 Using the Addition and Multiplication Principles Together

2.4 Solving Equations with Fractions

   How Am I Doing? Sections 2.1—2.4

2.5 Formulas

2.6 Writing and Graphing Inequalities

2.7 Solving Inequalities

   Putting Your Skillsto Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 2 Organizer

   Chapter 2 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 2 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—2

3. Solving Applied Problems

3.1 Translating English Phrases into Algebraic Expressions

3.2 Using Equations to Solve Word Problems

3.3 Solving Word Problems: Comparisons

   How Am I Doing? Sections 3.1—3.3

3.4 Solving Word Problems: The Value of Money and Percents

3.5 Solving Word Problems Using Geometric Formulas

3.6 Using Inequalities to Solve Word Problems

Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 3 Organizer

   Chapter 3 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 3 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—3

4. Exponents and Polynomials

4.1 The Rules of Exponents

4.2 Negative Exponents and Scientific Notation

4.3 Fundamental Polynomial Operations

   How Am I Doing? Sections 4.1—4.3

4.4 Multiplying Polynomials

4.5 Multiplication: Special Cases

4.6 Dividing Polynomials

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 4 Organizer

   Chapter 4 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 4 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—4

5. Factoring

5.1 Removing a Common Factor

5.2 Factoring by Grouping

5.3 Factoring Trinomials of the Form x2 + bx + c

5.4 Factoring Trinomials of the Form ax2 + bx + c

   How Am I Doing? Sections 5.1—5.4

5.5 Special Cases of Factoring

5.6 A Brief Review of Factoring

5.7 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 5 Organizer

   Chapter 5 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 5 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—5

6. Rational Expressions and Equations

6.1 Simplifying Rational Expressions

6.2 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

6.3 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions

   How Am I Doing? Sections 6.1—6.3

6.4 Simplifying Complex Rational Expressions

6.5 Solving Equations Involving Rational Expressions

6.6 Ratio, Proportion, and Other Applied Problems

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 6 Organizer

   Chapter 6 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 6 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—6

7. Graphing and Functions

7.1 The Rectangular Coordinate System

7.2 Graphing Linear Equations

7.3 The Slope of A Line

   How Am I Doing? Sections 7.1—7.3

7.4 Writing the Equation of a Line

7.5 Graphing Linear Inequalities

7.6 Functions

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 7 Organizer

   Chapter 7 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 7 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—7

8. Systems of Equations

8.1 Solving a System of Equations in Two Variables by Graphing

8.2 Solving a System of Equations in Two Variables by the Substitution Method

8.3 Solving a System of Equations in Two Variables by the Addition Method

   How Am I Doing? Sections 8.1—8.3

8.4 Review of Methods for Solving Systems of Equations

8.5 Solving Word Problems Using Systems of Equations

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 8 Organizer

   Chapter 8 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 8 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—8

9. Radicals

9.1 Square Roots

9.2 Simplifying Radical Expressions

9.3 Adding and Subtracting Radical Expressions

9.4 Multiplying Radical Expressions

   How Am I Doing? Sections 9.1—9.4

9.5 Dividing Radical Expressions

9.6 The Pythagorean Theorem and Radical Equations

9.7 Word Problems Involving Radicals: Direct and Inverse Variation

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 9 Organizer

   Chapter 9 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 9 Test

   Cumulative Test for Chapters 0—9

10. Quadratic Equations

10.1 Introduction to Quadratic Equations

10.2 Using the Square Root Property and Completing the Square to Find Solutions

10.3 Using the Quadratic Formula to Find Solutions

   How Am I Doing? Sections 10.1—10.3

10.4 Graphing Quadratic Equations

10.5 Formulas and Applied Problems

   Putting Your Skills to Work: Use Math to Save Money

   Chapter 10 Organizer

   Chapter 10 Review Problems

   How Am I Doing? Chapter 10 Test

Practice Final Examination

Appendix A. Table of Square Roots

Appendix B. Metric Measurement and Conversion of Units

Appendix C. Interpreting Data from Tables, Charts, and Graphs

Appendix D. Inductive and Deductive Reasoning

Solutions to Practice Problems

Answers to Selected Exercises

Glossary

Index

Applications Index Photo Credits

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