9780321499936

Prealgebra

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321499936

  • ISBN10:

    032149993X

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/29/2007
  • Publisher: Pearson
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Summary

KEY MESSAGE: Tom Carson'sPrealgebra, Third Editionresponds to individual learning styles with a complete study system. The system begins with a Learning Styles Inventory and then presents targeted learning strategies to guide students to success. Tom speaks to readers in everyday language and walks them through the concepts, explaining not only how to do the math, but also where the concepts come from and why they work. KEY TOPICS: Whole Numbers; Integers; Expressions and Polynomials; Equations; Fractions and Rational Expressions; Decimals; Ratios, Proportions, and Measurement; Percents; More with Geometry and Graphs MARKET: For all readers interested in prealgebra.

Table of Contents

Whole Numbers
Introduction to Numbers, Notation, and Rounding
Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers
Solving Equations
Multiplying Whole Numbers
Exponents
Dividing Whole Numbers
Square Roots
Solving Equations
Order of Operations
More with Formulas
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Integers
Introduction to Integers
Adding Integers
Subtracting Integers and Solving Equations
Multiplying and Dividing Integers
Exponents
Square Roots
Solving Equations
Order of Operations
Additional Applications and Problem Solving
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1 & 2 Cumulative Review Exercises
Expressions and Polynomials
Evaluating Expressions
Introduction to Polynomials
Simplifying, Adding, and Subtracting Polynomials
Multiplying Polynomials
Prime Numbers and GCF
Introduction to Factoring
Additional Applications and Problem Solving
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1-3 Cumulative Review
Equations
Equations and Their Solutions
The Addition/Subtraction Principle of Equality
The Multiplication/Division Principle of Equality
Translating Word Sentences to Equations
Applications and Problem Solving
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1-4 Cumulative Review Exercises
Fractions and Rational Expressions
Fractions, Mixed Numbers, and Rational Expressions
Simplifying Fractions and Rational Expressions
Multiplying Fractions, Mixed Numbers, and Rational Expressions
Dividing Fractions, Mixed Numbers, and Rational Expressions
Least Common Multiple
Adding and Subtracting Fractions, Mixed Numbers, and Rational Expressions
Order of Operations
Evaluating and Simplifying Expressions
Solving Equations
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1-5 Cumulative Review Exercises
Decimals
Decimals and Rational Numbers
Adding and Subtracting Decimal Numbers
Multiplying Decimal Numbers
Dividing Decimal Numbers
Order of Operations and Applications in Geometry
Solving Equations and Problem Solving
Summar?
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1-6 Cumulative Review Exercises
Ratios, Proportions, and Measurement
Ratios, Probability, and Rates
Proportions
American Measurement
Metric Measurement
Converting Between American and Metric Systems
Applications and Problem Solving
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1-7 Cumulative Review Exercises
Percents
Introduction to Percent
Translating Percent Sentences Word for Word
Translating Percent Sentences to Proportions
Solving Percent Problems (Portions)
Solving Problems Involving Percent of Increase or Decrease
Solving Problems Involving Interest
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1-8 Cumulative Review Exercises
More with Geometry and Graphs
Points, Lines, and Angles
The Rectangular Coordinate System
Graphing Linear Equations
Applications with Graphing
Summary
Review Exercises
Practice Test
Chapters 1-9 Cumulative Review Exercise?
Glossary
Index of Applications
Index
Answers
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