# Basic College Mathematics : A Real-World Approach

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## 0077217888

• Edition: 3rd
• Format: Paperback
• Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math
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### Summary

Basic College Mathematics will be a review of fundamental math concepts for some students and may break new ground for others. Nevertheless, students of all backgrounds will be delighted to find a refreshing book that appeals to all learning styles and reaches out to diverse demographics. Through down-to-earth explanations, patient skill-building, and exceptionally interesting and realistic applications, this worktext will empower students to learn and master mathematics in the real world.

 A Real-World Approach Whole numbers Standard Numerals Ordering and Rounding Whole Numbers Addition Subtraction Multiplication Division Primes, Factors, and Exponents Order of Operations and Grouping Symbols Equations and Problem Solving Fractions and mixed numbers Fractions and Mixed Numbers Equivalent Fractions Multiplication and Division of Fractions and Mixed Numbers Addition and Subtraction of Fractions Addition and Subtraction of Mixed Numbers Order of Operations and Grouping Symbols Equations and Problem Solving Decimals Addition and Subtraction of Decimals Multiplication and Division of Decimals Fractions and Decimals Decimals, Fractions, and Order Equations and Problem Solving Ratio, rate, and proportion Ratio and Proportion Rates Word Problems Involving Proportions Percent Percent Notation Percent Problems Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions Taxes, Interest, Commissions, and Discounts Applications Percent of Increase or Decrease Consumer Credit Statistics and graphs Tables and Pictographs Bar and Line Graphs Circle Graphs (Pie Charts) Mean, Median, and Mode Measurement and the metric system Linear (Length) Measures The Metric System Converting Between American and Metric Units Converting Units of Area Capacity Weight and Temperature Geometry Finding Perimeters Finding Areas Volume of Solids Angles and Triangles Square Roots and Pythagoras’ Theorem The real numbers Addition and Subtraction of Integers Multiplication and Division of Integers The Rational Numbers Order of Operations Introduction to algebra Introduction to Algebra The Algebra of Exponents Scientific Notation Solving Linear Equations Applications Word Problems Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.