# Ready, Set, Go! Numbers and Operations Workbook

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ISBN-13: 9780738604510 Research & Education Association 08/25/2008 Mathematics Learning and Practice Series Trade Edition 192 10.78(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.58(d) 14 - 18 Years

Author Mel Friedman is a former classroom teacher and test-item writer for Educational Testing Service and ACT, Inc.

This book will help high school math students at all learning levels understand basic mathematics. Students will develop the skills, confidence, and knowledge they need to succeed on high school math exams with emphasis on passing high school graduation exams.

More than 20 easy-to-follow lessons break down the material into the basics. In-depth, step-by-step examples and solutions reinforce student learning, while the “Math Flash” feature provides useful tips and strategies, including advice on common mistakes to avoid.

Students can take drills and quizzes to test themselves on the subject matter, then review any areas in which they need improvement or additional reinforcement. The book concludes with a final exam, designed to comprehensively test what students have learned.

The Ready, Set, Go! Numbers & Operations Workbook will help students master the basics of mathematics—and help them face their next math test—with confidence!

Introduction
Icons Explained
Letters to Students, Parents, and Teachers
Acknowledgments

Lesson 1: Place Value for Whole Numbers and Decimals
Place value for whole numbers
Place value for decimals
Test Yourself!

Lesson 2: Rounding Off Whole Numbers
Test Yourself!

Lesson 3: Rounding Off Decimal Numbers
Test Yourself!

Lesson 4: Adding/Subtracting with Signed Numbers
Test Yourself!

Lesson 5: Multiplying/Dividing with Signed Numbers
Test Yourself!

QUIZ ONE (Lessons 1–5)

Lesson 6: Reducing Fractions to Lowest Terms
Test Yourself!

Lesson 7: Converting Improper Fractions to Mixed Fractions and Vice Versa                Changing an improper fraction to a mixed fraction
Changing a mixed fraction to an improper fraction
Test Yourself!

Addition and subtraction with common denominators
Addition and subtraction with different denominators
Test Yourself!

Lesson 9: Multiplying/Dividing Fractions
Multiplication of fractions
Division of fractions
Test Yourself!

QUIZ TWO (Lessons 6–9)

Lesson 10: Converting Percents to Fractions and Decimals
Test Yourself!

Lesson 11: Converting Decimals to Fractions and Percents
Test Yourself!

Lesson 12: Converting Fractions to Decimals and Percents
Test Yourself!

Lesson 13: Percent Increase and Decrease
Percent increase
Percent decrease
Test Yourself!

Lesson 14: Comparing Sizes of Numbers in Decimal/Fraction Form
Comparing sets of decimals
Comparing sets of fractions
Test Yourself!

QUIZ THREE (Lessons 10–14)

Lesson 15: Exponents
Test Yourself!

Lesson 16: Scientific Notation
Changing numbers to scientific notation
Changing scientific notation to an integer or decimal
Test Yourself!

Lesson 17: Order of Operations
Examples with no parentheses
Examples with operations in parentheses
Test Yourself!

QUIZ FOUR (Lessons 15–17)

Lesson 18: Divisibility Rules for Integers
Rules for 1 to 4
Rules for 5 to 8
Rules for 9 and 10
Test Yourself!

Lesson 19: Primes and Composites
Definitions of prime and composite numbers
Factors of numbers
Test Yourself!

Lesson 20: Prime Factorization
Definition of prime factorization
Writing the prime factorization for a given number
Test Yourself!

Lesson 21: Greatest Common Factor (GCF)
Definition of greatest common factor
Determining the greatest common factor
Test Yourself!

Lesson 22: Least Common Multiple (LCM)
Definition of least common multiple
Determining the least common multiple
Test Yourself!

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