Maintaining its hallmark features of carefully detailed explanations and accessible pedagogy, this edition also addresses the AMATYC and NCTM Standards. In addition to the changes incorporated into the text, a new integrated video series and multimedia tutorial program are also available. Designed for a one-semester basic math course, this successful worktext is appropriate for lecture, learning center, laboratory, or self-paced courses.
Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 1.19 (d)
Table of Contents
1 Operations on Whole Numbers1.1 The Decimal Place-Value System 1.2 Addition 1.3 Subtraction 1.4 Rounding, Estimation, and Order 1.5 Multiplication 1.6 Division 1.7 Exponential Notation and the Order of Operations 1.8 Solving Geometric Applications 2 Multiplying and Dividing Fractions 2.1 Prime Numbers and Divisibility 2.2 Factoring Whole Numbers 2.3 Fraction Basics 2.4 Simplifying Fractions 2.5 Multiplying Fractions 2.6 Applications of Multiplication of Fractions 2.7 Dividing Fractions 2.8 Computer-Related Applications: Time 3 Adding and Subtracting Fractions 3.1 Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators 3.2 Common Multiples 3.3 Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators 3.4 Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers 3.5 Estimation Applications 4 Decimals 4.1 Place Value and Rounding 4.2 Adding and Subtracting Decimals 4.3 Multiplying Decimals 4.4 Area and Circumference 4.5 Dividing Decimals 4.6 Converting from Fractions to Decimals (and more...)