Practical Business Math Procedures Brief Edition with Student DVD, wsjinsert,BuMath Handbook / Edition 9 available in Other Format
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- McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
Practical Business Math Procedures is a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and applications of mathematics to personal and commercial business problems. The text uses basic arithmetic and problem solving techniques and illustrates their use in retailing, interest and loans, banking, payroll, taxes, investments, insurance, and a variety of other business situations. The text is well known for the motivating integration of interesting real world examples and photos from the Wall Street Journal, Kiplinger’s, and many other business journals. PBMP’s is the most popular and widely used book for this course and is carefully written and developed to support students with little math experience with practice quizzes, thousands of exercises, color coded procedures and diagrams, supporting tutorial videos on DVD, and the highest standards of reliability and cleanliness.
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About the Author
Jeff Slater has been teaching 30 years at North Shore Community College. He has acted as a consultant for the office of personnel management in Boston and New York. Jeff tours the country giving speeches on student retention at colleges as well as national conventions.
Table of Contents
1. Whole Numbers: How to Dissect and Solve Word Problems2. Fractions 3. Decimals 4. Banking 5. Solving for the Unknown: A How-To Approach for Solving Equations 6. Percents and Their Applications 7. Discounts: Trade and Cash 8. Markups and Markdowns 9. Payroll 10. Simple Interest 11. Promissory Notes, Simple Discount Notes, and the Discount Process 12. Compound Interest and Present Value
Appendix A: Additional Homework by Learning Unit
Appendix B: Check Figures
Appendix C: Glossary