Prentice Hall Interactive Math for Basic College Math

Prentice Hall Interactive Math for Basic College Math

by K. Elayn Martin-Gay

Paperback(SOLUTN MN)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780130194084
Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date: 02/01/2000
Edition description: SOLUTN MN

Table of Contents

(Each chapter begins with a chapter opener or motivational problem and ends with a Key Concept Activity and a Real World Activity.)
1. The Whole Numbers.

Place Value and Names for Numbers. Adding Whole Numbers. Subtracting Whole Numbers. Rounding and Estimating. Multiplying Whole Numbers. Dividing Whole Numbers. An Introduction to Problem Solving. Exponents and Order of Operations.

2. Multiplying and Dividing Fractions.
Introduction to Fractions and Mixed Numbers. Factors and Prime Factorization. Simplest Form of a Fraction. Multiplying Fractions. Dividing Fractions.

3. Adding and Subtracting Fractions.
Adding and Subtracting Like Fractions. Least Common Multiple. Adding and Subtracting Unlike Fractions. Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers. Order, Exponents, and the Order of Operations.

4. Decimals.
Introduction to Decimals. Order and Rounding. Adding and Subtracting Decimals. Multiplying Decimals. Dividing Decimals. Estimating and Order of Operations. Fractions and Decimals.

5. Ratio and Proportion.
Ratios. Rates. Proportions. Proportions and Problem Solving.

6. Percent.
Introduction to Percent. Percents and Fractions. Solving Percent Problems with Equations. Solving Percent Problems with Proportions. Applications of Percent. Percent and Problem Solving: Sales Tax, Commission, and Discount. Percent and Problem Solving: Interest.

7. Measurement.
Length: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement. Weight and Mass: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement. Capacity: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement. Temperature: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement. Energy: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement.

8. Geometry.
Lines and Angles. Plane Figures and Solids. Perimeter. Area. Volume. Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem. Congruent and Similar Triangles.

9. Statistics and Probability.
Reading Pictographs, Bar Graphs, and Line Graphs. Reading Circle Graphs. Reading Histograms. Mean, Median, and Mode. Counting and Introduction to Probability.

10. Signed Numbers.
Signed Numbers. Adding Signed Numbers. Subtracting Signed Numbers. Multiplying and Dividing Signed Numbers. Order of Operations.

11. Introduction to Algebra.
Introduction to Variables. Solving Equations: The Addition Property. Solving Equations: The Multiplication of Property. Solving Equations Using Addition and Multiplication of Properties. Equations and Problem Solving.

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