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Table of Contents
1. Critical Thinking Skills.
Venn Diagrams and Set Operations.
Venn Diagrams with Three Sets and Verification of Equality of Sets.
Applications of Sets.
Statements and Logical Connectives.
Truth Tables for Negation, Conjunction, and Disjunction.
Truth Tables for the Conditional and Biconditional.
Euler Diagrams and Syllogistic Arguments.
4. Systems of Numeration.
Additive, Multiplicative, and Ciphered Systems of Numeration.
Place-Value or Positional-Value Numeration Systems.
Computation in Other Bases.
Early Computational Methods.
5. Number Theory and The Real Number System.
The Rational Numbers.
The Irrational Numbers and The Real Number System.
Real Numbers and Their Properties.
Rules of Exponents and Scientific Notation.
Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences.
6. Algebra, Graphs, and Functions.
Order of Operations.
Linear Equations in One Variable.
Applications of Linear Equations in One Variable.
Graphing Linear Equations.
Linear Inequalities in Two Variables.
Solving Quadratic Equations by Using Factoring and By Using The Quadratic Formula.
Functions and Their Graphs.
7. Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities.
Systems of Linear Equations.
Solving Systems of Equations by the Substitution and Addition Methods.
SolvingSystems of Equations by Using Matrices.
Systems of Linear Inequalities.
8. The Metric System.
Basic Terms and Conversions within the Metric System.
Length, Area, and Volume.
Mass and Temperature.
Dimensional Analysis and Conversions to and from the Metric System.
Points, Lines, Planes, and Angles.
Perimeter and Area.
Transformational Geometry, Symmetry, and Tessellations.
The Möbius Strip, Klein Bottle, and Maps.
Non-Euclidean Geometry and Fractal Geometry.
10. Mathematical Systems.
Finite Mathematical Systems.
11. Consumer Mathematics.
Personal Loans and Simple Interest.
Buying a House with a Mortgage.
The Nature of Probability.
Expected Value (Expectation).
Or and And Problems.
The Counting Principle and Permutations.
Solving Probability Problems by Using Combinations.
Binomial Probability Formula.
The Misuses of Statistics.
Measures of Central Tendency.
Measures of Dispersion.
The Normal Curve.
Linear Correlation and Regression.
Appendix: Graph Theory