Basic Mathematics Through Application / Edition 3

Basic Mathematics Through Application / Edition 3

by Geoffrey Akst
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321228178
Publisher:
Addison Wesley
Publication date:
02/02/2004
Series:
Akst and Bragg Developmental Mathematics Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.44(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

1. Whole Numbers.

Introduction to Whole Numbers.

Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers.

Multiplying Whole Numbers.

Dividing Whole Numbers.

Exponents, Order of Operations, and Averages.

More on Solving Word Problems.

2. Fractions.

Factors and Prime Numbers.

Introduction to Fractions.

Adding and Subtracting Fractions.

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions.

3. Decimals.

Introduction to Decimals.

Adding and Subtracting Decimals.

Multiplying Decimals.

Dividing Decimals.

4. Basic Algebra. Solving Simple Equations.

Introduction to Basic Algebra.

Solving Addition and Subtraction Equations.

Solving Multiplication and Division Equations.

5. Ratio and Proportion.

Introduction to Ratios.

Solving Proportions.

6. Percents.

Introduction to Percents.

Solving Percent Problems.

More on Percents.

7. Signed Numbers.

Introduction to Signed Numbers.

Adding Signed Numbers.

Subtracting Signed Numbers.

Multiplying Signed Numbers.

Dividing Signed Numbers.

8. Basic Statistics.

Introduction to Basic Statistics.

Tables and Graphs.

9. More on Algebra.

Solving Two step Equations.

Solving Multi step Equations.

Using Formulas.

10. Measurement and Units.

U.S. Customary Units.

Metric Units and Metric/U.S. Customary Unit Conversions.

11. Basic Geometry.

Introduction to Basic Geometry.

Perimeter and Circumference.

Area.

Volume.

Similar Triangles.

Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem.

Appendices.

The Times Table.

A Table of CommonFraction, Decimal, and Percent Equivalents.

A Table of Squares and Square Roots.

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