Normal 0 false false false KEY BENEFIT: TheBittinger Paperback Seriesis the best-selling developmental math series of all time because Bittinger works. Generations of students have found success with the Bittinger approach because the authors carefully develop each concept with consistent mathematical precision, while offering the support and structure that students need to learn and master the material. This comprehensive revision is the culmination of many years of teaching experience combined with feedback from thousands of instructors and students. Each new feature in this text works with the way students think, anticipating when and how they are likely to need extra practice or review previous concepts. The Bittinger team knows developmental math students, and has used this understanding to craft the new standard in developmental math textbooks. KEY TOPICS: Whole Numbers; Fraction Notation: Multiplication and Division; Fraction Notation and Mixed Numerals; Decimal Notation; Ratio and Proportion; Percent Notation; Data, Graphs, and Statistics; Measurement; Geometry; Real Numbers; Algebra: Solving Equations and Problems MARKET: For all readers interested in basic college mathematics.

**1. Whole Numbers**

1.1 Standard Notation

1.2 Addition

1.3 Subtraction

1.4 Multiplication

1.5 Division

1.6 Rounding and Estimating; Order

1.7 Solving Equations

1.8 Applications and Problem Solving

1.9 Exponential Notation and Order of Operations

**2. Fraction Notation: Multiplication and Division**

2.1 Factorizations

2.2 Divisibility

2.3 Fractions and Fraction Notation

2.4 Multiplication and Applications

2.5 Simplifying

2.6 Multiplying, Simplifying, and Applications

2.7 Division and Applications

**3. Fraction Notation and Mixed Numerals**

3.1 Least Common Multiples

3.2 Addition and Applications

3.3 Subtraction, Order, and Applications

3.4 Mixed Numerals

3.5 Addition and Subtraction Using Mixed Numerals; Applications

3.6 Multiplication and Division Using Mixed Numerals; Applications

3.7 Order of Operations; Estimation

**4. Decimal Notation**

4.1 Decimal Notation, Order, and Rounding

4.2 Addition and Subtraction

4.3 Multiplication

4.4 Division

4.5 Converting from Fraction Notation to Decimal Notation

4.6 Estimating

4.7 Applications and Problem Solving

**5. Ratio and Proportion**

5.1 Introduction to Ratios

5.2 Rates and Unit Prices

5.3 Proportions

5.4 Applications of Proportions

5.5 Geometric Applications

**6. Percent Notation**

6.1 Percent Notation

6.2 Percent and Fraction Notation

6.3 Solving Percent Problems Using Percent Equations

6.4 Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions

6.5 Applications of Percent

6.6 Sales Tax, Commission, and Discount

6.7 Simple and Compound Interest; Credit Cards