This traditional, straight-forward, extremely popular book is noted for its one-step, one-concept-at-a-time approach. In the new edition, the authors have brought in new coverage to meet NCTM standards where appropriate.
PART I: ESSENTIAL ARITHMETIC. 1. Whole Numbers. 2. Applications of Arithmetic. 3. Common Fractions. 4. Decimal Fractions. 5. Ratios, Rates, and Proportions. 6. Percent. PART II: ADDITIONAL TOPICS IN ARITHMETIC. 7. Calculators and Scientific Notation. 8. Handling Money. 9. The English and Metric Systems of Measurement. 10. Using Arithmetic in Geometry. 11. Introduction to Algebra: Signed Numbers. 12. Introduction to Algebra: Exponents and Polynomials. 13. Introduction to Algebra: Equations. Appendix. Index.