9780021085071

Mathematics in Action

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    9780021085071

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    0021085072

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1991-01-01
  • Publisher: Macmillan/McGraw-Hill School

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Table of Contents

Thinking Mathematically
Letter to Students
1(1)
Applying Mathematics
2(2)
Using Number Concepts
4(1)
Collecting and Interpreting Data
5(1)
Visual Reasoning
6(2)
Estimating
8(2)
Logical Reasoning
10(1)
Understanding Numbers and Interpreting Data
11(34)
Math Connections Statistics / Problem Solving
Decimal Place Value
12(2)
Making Frequency Tables
14(2)
Problem Solving Using the Five-Step Process
16(2)
Making Line Plots
18(2)
Thinking Mathematically Using Number Concepts
20(2)
Interpreting Bar and Line Graphs
22(2)
Making Bar Graphs
24(2)
Making Line Graphs
26(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Conducting an Experiment
28(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Disc Jockey
30(2)
Curriculum Connection Social Studies
32(1)
Technology Computer: Problem Solving
33(1)
Extra Practice
34(4)
Practice Plus
38(2)
Chapter Review
40(2)
Chapter Test
42(1)
Enrichment for All Octal Numbers
43(1)
Cumulative Review
44(1)
Applying Addition, Subtraction: Whole Numbers, Decimals
45(36)
Math Connections Perimeter / Algebra / Problem Solving
45(1)
Mental Math: Adding and Subtracting
46(2)
Estimating Sums, Differences by Rounding
48(2)
Front-End Estimation: Sums and Differences
50(2)
Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers and Decimals
52(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using Estimation
54(2)
Thinking Mathematically Investigating Patterns
56(2)
Metric Units of Length: Perimeter
58(2)
Using Addition and Subtraction with Equations
60(2)
Using Addition and Subtraction with Inequalities
62(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Guess, Test, and Revise
64(2)
Decision Making Choosing What to do for Lunch
66(2)
Curriculum Connection Literature
68(1)
Technology Computer: Line Graphs
69(1)
Extra Practice
70(4)
Practice Plus
74(2)
Chapter Review
76(2)
Chapter Test
78(1)
Enrichment for All Generate Magic Squares
79(1)
Cumulative Review
80(1)
Applying Multiplication: Whole Numbers, Decimals
81(40)
Math Connections Area / Circumference / Problem Solving
Mental Math: Multiplying by Powers of 10
82(2)
Mental Math: Decimals and Powers of 10
84(2)
Estimating Products: Whole Numbers and Decimals
86(2)
Multiplying Whole Numbers and Decimals
88(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Solving a Multistep Problem
90(2)
Thinking Mathematically Investigating Patterns
92(2)
Using Exponents
94(2)
Multiplying Greater Numbers: Scientific Notation
96(2)
Areas of Rectangles
98(2)
Areas of Parallelograms, Triangles, and Trapezoids
100(2)
Circumferences and Areas of Circles
102(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Drawing a Diagram
104(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Save-an-Animal Project
106(2)
Curriculum Connection Art
108(1)
Technology Calculator: Carpet Sale
109(1)
Extra Practice
110(4)
Practice Plus
114(2)
Chapter Review
116(2)
Chapter Test
118(1)
Enrichment for All Estimating Areas
119(1)
Cumulative Review
120(1)
Applying Division: Whole Numbers, Decimals
121(48)
Math Connections Algebra / Metric Measurement / Statistics / Problem Solving
Mental Math: Dividing by Powers of 10
122(2)
Mental Math: Decimals and Powers of 10
124(2)
Estimating Quotients
126(2)
Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers
128(2)
Problem Solving Finding Needed Information
130(2)
Thinking Mathematically Measuring
132(2)
Dividing Decimals by Decimals
134(2)
Rounding Decimal Quotients
136(2)
Dividing Greater Numbers: Scientific Notation
138(2)
Using Multiplication and Division with Equations
140(2)
Using Multiplication and Division with Inequalities
142(2)
Metric Units of Capacity and Mass
144(2)
Converting Metric Measures
146(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using Estimation
148(2)
Mean, Median, Mode, and Range
150(2)
Effects of Change on Data
152(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Vacation
154(2)
Curriculum Connection Social Studies
156(1)
Technology Computer: Converting Measurements
157(1)
Extra Practice
158(4)
Practice Plus
162(2)
Chapter Review
164(2)
Chapter Test
166(1)
Enrichment for All Perpetual Calendar
167(1)
Cumulative Review
168(1)
Algebra: Equations and Formulas
169(36)
Math Connections Volume / Problem Solving
Order of Operations
170(2)
Variables and Formulas
172(2)
Writing Algebraic Expressions
174(2)
Writing Algebraic Sentences
176(2)
Thinking Mathematically Logical Reasoning
178(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using Number Sense
180(2)
Solving Equations: Adding and Subtracting
182(2)
Solving Equations: Multiplying and Dividing
184(2)
Applying Equations: Volumes of Prisms
186(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using a Formula
188(2)
Decision Making Where to Hold the End-of-Year Party
190(2)
Curriculum Connection Science
192(1)
Technology Computer: Spreadsheets
193(1)
Extra Practice
194(4)
Practice Plus
198(2)
Chapter Review
200(2)
Chapter Test
202(1)
Enrichment for All Perfect, Deficient, and Abundant Numbers
203(1)
Cumulative Review
204(1)
Patterns and Number Theory
205(34)
Math Connection Problem Solving
Sequences
206(2)
Sums of Sequences
208(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Finding a Pattern
210(2)
Mental Math: Divisibility and Factors
212(2)
Primes and Prime Factorization
214(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Making an Organized List
216(2)
Thinking Mathematically Logical Reasoning
218(2)
Greatest Common Factor
220(2)
Least Common Multiple
222(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Science Project to Demonstrate
224(2)
Curriculum Connection Music
226(1)
Technology Computer: Number Patterns
227(1)
Extra Practice
228(4)
Practice Plus
232(2)
Chapter Review
234(2)
Chapter Test
236(1)
Enrichment for All Pascal's Triangle
237(1)
Cumulative Review
238(1)
Fractions: Addition and Subtraction
239(42)
Math Connections Algebra / Problem Solving
Equivalent Fractions
240(2)
Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions
242(2)
Fractions, Mixed Numbers, and Decimals
244(2)
Terminating and Repeating Decimals
246(2)
Ordering Mixed Numbers and Decimals
248(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Solving a Simpler Problem
250(2)
Thinking Mathematically Estimating
252(2)
Estimating Sums and Differences
254(2)
Adding and Subtracting Fractions
256(2)
Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers
258(2)
Renaming Before Subtracting
260(2)
Solving Equations: Adding and Subtracting Fractions
262(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using Different Strategies
264(2)
Decision Making Planning a Cable TV Show
266(2)
Curriculum Connection Music
268(1)
Technology Computer: Databases
269(1)
Extra Practice
270(4)
Practice Plus
274(2)
Chapter Review
276(2)
Chapter Test
278(1)
Enrichment for All Paradoxes
279(1)
Cumulative Review
280(1)
Fractions: Multiplication and Division
281(44)
Math Connections Algebra / Customary Measurement / Problem Solving
Multiplying Fractions
282(2)
Multiplying Fractions by Mixed Numbers
284(2)
Multiplying Mixed Numbers
286(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Solving a Simpler Problem
288(2)
Dividing Fractions: Using Common Denominators
290(2)
Dividing Fractions: Using Reciprocals
292(2)
Thinking Mathematically Using Number Concepts
294(2)
Dividing Mixed Numbers
296(2)
Mixed Number Divisors
298(2)
Solving Equations: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
300(2)
Customary Units of Measure
302(2)
Converting Customary Units
304(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Working Backward
306(2)
Mental Math: Scaling Up and Down
308(2)
Decision Making Choosing and Buying Carpeting
310(2)
Curriculum Connection Science
312(1)
Technology Calculator: School Records
313(1)
Extra Practice
314(4)
Practice Plus
318(2)
Chapter Review
320(2)
Chapter Test
322(1)
Enrichment for All Renaming Repeating Decimals as Fractions
323(1)
Cumulative Review
324(1)
Geometry
325(48)
Math Connection Problem Solving
Lines and Angles
326(2)
Measuring Angles
328(2)
Construct Congruent Segments and Angles
330(2)
Lines: Intersecting, Perpendicular, Parallel
332(2)
Construct Perpendicular and Parallel Lines
334(2)
Problem Solving Strategies Review
336(2)
Construct Segment and Angle Bisectors
338(2)
Triangles
340(2)
Thinking Mathematically Visual Reasoning
342(2)
Polygons
344(2)
Congruence and Similarity
346(2)
Symmetry and Reflections
348(2)
Translations and Rotations
350(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using Spatial Thinking
352(2)
Pythagorean Theorem
354(2)
Square Roots
356(2)
Decision Making Planning a Wall Mural
358(2)
Curriculum Connection Science
360(1)
Technology Computer: Map Making
361(1)
Extra Practice
362(4)
Practice Plus
366(2)
Chapter Review
368(2)
Chapter Test
370(1)
Enrichment for All Constructing Triangles
371(1)
Cumulative Review
372(1)
Ratio, Proportion, and Percent
373(46)
Math Connections Algebra / Geometry / Problem Solving
Ratios and Equal Ratios
374(2)
Using Rates: Mental Math
376(2)
Solving Proportions
378(2)
Scale Drawings and Similar Figures
380(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using Proportions
382(2)
Thinking Mathematically Investigating Patterns
384(2)
Percent
386(2)
Decimals and Percents
388(2)
Fractions and Percents
390(2)
Percents Greater Than 100 and Less Than 1
392(2)
Percent of a Number
394(2)
Percent of a Number: Mental Math and Estimation
396(2)
Percent of a Number: Using Equations and Proportions
398(2)
Exploring Proportions and Percents
400(2)
Problem Solving Checking for a Reasonable Answer
402(2)
Decision Making Choosing a VCR
404(2)
Curriculum Connection Art
406(1)
Technology Computer: Spreadsheets
407(1)
Extra Practice
408(4)
Practice Plus
412(2)
Chapter Review
414(2)
Chapter Test
416(1)
Enrichment for All Golden Ratio
417(1)
Cumulative Review
418(1)
Statistics
419(36)
Math Connection Problem Solving
Reading and Interpreting Histograms
420(2)
Reading and Interpreting Circle Graphs
422(2)
Making Circle Graphs
424(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Making a Graph
426(2)
Thinking Mathematically Logical Reasoning
428(2)
Representing Data
430(2)
Misleading Statistics
432(2)
Making Stem-and-Leaf Plots
434(2)
Making Box-and-Whisker Plots
436(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Drawing a Venn Diagram
438(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Budget
440(2)
Curriculum Connection Social Studies
442(1)
Technology Computer: Histograms
443(1)
Extra Practice
444(4)
Practice Plus
448(2)
Chapter Review
450(2)
Chapter Test
452(1)
Enrichment for All Estimating Wildlife Populations
453(1)
Cumulative Review
454(1)
Measurement: Surface Area and Volume
455(38)
Math Connections Algebra / Problem Solving
Spatial Visualization
456(4)
Surface Area: Prisms
460(2)
Surface Area: Pyramids
462(2)
Surface Area: Cylinders
464(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Making a Table
466(2)
Thinking Mathematically Visual Reasoning
468(2)
Volume: Cylinders
470(2)
Volume: Pyramids
472(2)
Volume: Cones
474(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Making a Physical Model
476(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Drama Club Outing
478(2)
Curriculum Connection Social Studies
480(1)
Technology Calculator: Volume of a Cone
481(1)
Extra Practice
482(4)
Practice Plus
486(2)
Chapter Review
488(2)
Chapter Test
490(1)
Enrichment for All Exploring the Lateral Area of a Cone
491(1)
Cumulative Review
492(1)
Probability
493(44)
Math Connection Problem Solving
Modelling an Experiment
494(2)
Probability of Simple Events
496(2)
Probability of Mutually Exclusive Events
498(2)
Experimental Probability: Using Random Digits
500(2)
Statistics and Probability: Making Predictions
502(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Conducting a Simulation
504(2)
Thinking Mathematically Experimenting and Predicting
506(2)
Representing Outcomes
508(2)
Probability of Independent Events
510(2)
Dependent Events
512(2)
Probability of Dependent Events
514(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Using More Than One Strategy
516(2)
Counting Outcomes: Permutations
518(2)
Counting Outcomes: Combinations
520(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Candidate
522(2)
Curriculum Connection Social Studies
524(1)
Technology Computer: Predicting Outcomes
525(1)
Extra Practice
526(4)
Practice Plus
530(2)
Chapter Review
532(2)
Chapter Test
534(1)
Enrichment for All Buffon's Needle Problem
535(1)
Cumulative Review
536(1)
Algebra: Integers and Coordinate Graphing
537(44)
Math Connections Geometry / Problem Solving
Comparing and Ordering Integers
538(2)
Adding Integers with Counters
540(2)
Adding Integers
542(2)
Subtracting Integers with Counters
544(2)
Subtracting Integers
546(2)
Adding and Subtracting Integers
548(2)
Problem Solving Strategy: Writing and Solving an Equation
550(2)
Thinking Mathematically Using Number Concepts
552(2)
Multiplying Integers
554(2)
Dividing Integers
556(2)
Scientific Notation
558(2)
Graphing Sentences
560(2)
Graphing Ordered Pairs
562(2)
Problem Solving Strategies Review
564(2)
Decision Making Choosing a Bicycle Route
566(2)
Curriculum Connection Science
568(1)
Technology Calculator: Order of Operations
569(1)
Extra Practice
570(4)
Practice Plus
574(2)
Chapter Review
576(2)
Chapter Test
578(1)
Enrichment for All Graphing Translations and Reflections
579(1)
Cumulative Review
580(1)
Databank 581(6)
Glossary 587(5)
Table of Measure 592(1)
Index 593

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