9780133140422

Business Math Brief

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  • ISBN13:

    9780133140422

  • ISBN10:

    0133140423

  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/22/2013
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Summary

Business Math Brief, Tenth Edition unlocks the world of math by showing how it is used in the business world. Written in a conversational style, the book covers essential topics such as banking, interest, insurance, taxes, depreciation, and inventory. It carefully explains common business practices such as markup, markdown, and cash discounts–showing students how these tools work in small business or personal finance. Authors encourage self-starters from the beginning, with the review of basic math, annotated examples, stop and check exercises, skill builders and application exercises. This edition includes updated problem sets, new trends and laws, and the one-of-a-kind MyMathLab website.

Table of Contents

1. Review of Whole Numbers and Integers

2. Review of Fractions

3. Decimals

4. Banking

5. Equations

6. Percents

7. Business Statistics

8. Trade and Cash Discounts

9. Markup and Markdown

10. Payroll

11. Simple Interest and Simple Discount

12. Consumer Credit

13. Compound Interest, Future Value, and Present Value

14. Annuities and Sinking Funds

15. Building Wealth Through Investments

16. Mortgages

 

APPENDIX A: THE REAL WORLD: VIDEO CASE STUDIES

APPENDIX B: STOP AND CHECK SOLUTIONS

APPENDIX C: ANSWERS TO ODD-NUMBERED EXERCISES

Glossary/Index

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