This text aims to give students the help they need to master fundamental techniques, give them a solid understanding of how basic mathematics works, and prepare them to perform well in any further mathematics courses they take.
This indispensable guide follows a standard pre-algebra curriculum and offers a thorough overview of the basics. Covers such basic concepts as decimals and fractions, square root calculations, three-dimensional shapes, rules of exponents, distance measurements, angle types and more.
"Simple" math-like fractions, decimals, and percentages-can prove maddeningly difficult. Math Essentials helps readers learn to solve these everyday, yet complex math problems and meet the demands of both the workplace and the marketplace.
Learn addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers, integers, fractions, decimals, and algebraic expressions Techniques for solving equations and problems Measures of length, weight, capacity, and time Methods for plotting points and graphing lines.
This practical guide covers fractions, variables, decimals, negative numbers, exponents, roots, and factoring. Techniques for solving linear and quadratic equations and applications are discussed in detail.
Features the latest techniques for breaking through common anxieties about numbers. Takes a real-world approach that lets mathphobes learn the math they need as they need it and covers all key math areas--from whole numbers and fractions to basic algebra.
Master Math: Algebra makes the transition form pre-algebra smooth and stress-free. This math reference guide makes learning and understanding algebraic equations, inequalities, polynmials and linear equations as simple as "two plus two."
Packed with tons of fun features including "secret agent math-libs," and "math brain games," and full of quick and dirty tips that get right to the point, this book will have even the biggest math-o-phobes basking in a-ha moments and truly understanding algebra in a way that will stick for years (and tests) to come.