Contemporary Mathematics for Businesses and Consumers, Brief / Edition 3 available in Paperback
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- Cengage Learning
This text provides a mathematical foundation for students who will ultimately work in various fields of business: accounting, marketing, retailing, banking, office administration, finance, insurance, real estate and business administration. Math anxiety is a big problem for instructors teaching a business math course and students learning the subject.
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About the Author
Robert A. Brechner was Professor Emeritus, School of Business, at Miami Dade College -- the largest multi-campus community college in the country. For 42 years he taught business math, principles of business, marketing, advertising, public relations, management, and personal finance. He was Adjunct Professor at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton; International Fine Arts College, Miami; and Florida International University School of Journalism and Mass Communications. He consulted widely with industrial companies. In addition to CONTEMPORARY MATHEMATICS, Professor Brechner authored numerous other successful texts highlighting annuities, management, business math and applied math.
Table of Contents
1. Whole Numbers. Chapters 2. Fractions. 3. Decimals. 4. Checking Accounts. 5. Using Equations to Solve Business Problems. 6. Percents and their Applications in Business. 7. Invoices, Trade and Cash Discounts. 8. Markup and Markdown. 9. Payroll. 10. Simple Interest and Promissory Notes. 10. Simple Interest and Promissory Notes. 11. Compound Interest and Present Value. 12. Annuities. 13. Consumer and Business Credit. 14. Mortgages. Appendix A. Appendix B.