Basic Math Refresher, 2nd Ed.: Everyday Math for Everyday People

Basic Math Refresher, 2nd Ed.: Everyday Math for Everyday People

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738610719
Publisher: Research & Education Association
Publication date: 11/01/2011
Series: Mathematics Learning and Practice Series
Edition description: Second Edition, Revised
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 362,601
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 14 Years

About the Author

Stephen Hearne, Ph.D. is currently a professor at Skyline College in San Bruno, California, where he teaches Quantitative Reasoning among other subjects. For the past 20 years, Dr. Hearne has tutored students of all ages in math, algebra, statistics, and test preparation. He prides himself on being able to make the complex simple.

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Citing real-life situations and using a wealth of example problems, Stephen Hearne's Basic Math Refresher is the only book you need to grasp the concepts of basic mathematics.

Never worry about math again, as Hearne guides you through a multitude of topics—from addition to interest rates—always emphasizing simple and effective ways to determine solutions.

—If you're preparing for a test at work or school...
—If you're tired of feeling lost when looking at a bank statement...
—If you want your children to excel in math...
—If you just want to brush up on rusty skills...

This is the book for you!

Table of Contents

PREFACE

ADDITION
Practice Problems
Calculations
Answers

SUBTRACTION
Practice Problems
Calculations
Answers

MULTIPLICATION
Practice Problems
Calculations
Answers

DIVISION
Practice Problems
Calculations
Answers

DECIMALS
Practice Problems
Calculations
Answers

ROUNDING
Practice Problems
Answers

PERCENTAGES
Practice Problems
Answers

FRACTIONS
Practice Problems
Answers

AVERAGES
Practice Problems
Answers

SALES TAX
Practice Problems
Answers

DISCOUNTS
Practice Problems
Answers

MEASUREMENTS
Practice Problems
Answers

GRAPHS
Practice Problems
Answers

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Basic Math Refresher, 2nd Ed.: Everyday Math for Everyday People 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I was needing to place out of some math classes in college, being 49 years old and out of school for many years I had forgotten how to do simple math. This book was a good refresher to help me do these simple test.