# Basic Mathematical Skills with Geometry

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## 0072316926

• Edition: 5th
• Format: Paperback
• Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
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### Summary

This interactive CD-ROM is a self-paced tutorial specifically linked to the text and reinforces topics through unlimited opportunities to review concepts and practice problem solving. The CD-ROM contains chapter-and section-specific tutorials, multiple-choice questions with feedback, and algorithmically generated questions. It required virtually no computer training on the part of students and supports IBM and Macintosh computers. In addition, a number of other technology and Web-based ancillaries are under development; they will support the ever-changing technology needs in developmental mathematics.

Preface xiii
To the Student xxv
 Operations on Whole Numbers
1(126)
 Pre-Test
2(1)
 The Decimal Place-Value System
3(8)
11(18)
 Using a Scientific Calculator to Add
25(4)
 Subtraction
29(14)
 Using a Scientific Calculator to Subtract
41(2)
 Rounding, Estimation, and Order
43(10)
 Multiplication
53(18)
 Division
71(20)
 Using a Scientific Calculator to Divide
87(4)
 Exponential Notation and the Order of Operations
91(12)
 Using a Scientific Calculator to Evaluate an Expression
99(4)
 Solving Geometric Applications
103(24)
 Summary
117(4)
 Summary Exercises
121(4)
 Self-Test
125(2)
 Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
127(96)
 Pre-Test
128(1)
 Prime Numbers and Divisibility
129(8)
 Factoring Whole Numbers
137(10)
 Fraction Basics
147(12)
 Simplifying Fractions
159(10)
 Using Your Calculator to Simplify Fraction
167(2)
 Multiplying Fractions
169(10)
 Using Your Calculator to Multiply Fractions
177(2)
 Applications of Multiplication of Fractions
179(8)
 Dividing Fractions
187(14)
 Using Your Calculator to Divide Fractions
199(2)
 *Computer-Related Applications: Time
201(22)
 Summary
209(4)
 Summary Exercises
213(4)
 Self-Test
217(2)
 Cumulative Test
219(4)
223(66)
 Pre-Test
224(1)
 Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators
225(8)
 Common Multiples
233(10)
 Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators
243(18)
257(4)
261(12)
271(2)
 Estimation Applications
273(16)
 Summary
279(2)
 Summary Exercises
281(4)
 Self-Test
285(2)
 Cumulative Test
287(2)
 Decimals
289(122)
 Pre-Test
290(1)
 Place Value and Rounding
291(12)
303(22)
321(4)
 Multiplying Decimals
325(16)
 Using Your Calculator to Multiply Decimals
335(6)
 Area and Circumference
341(14)
 Dividing Decimals
355(16)
 Using Your Calculator to Divide Decimals
369(2)
 Converting from Fractions to Decimals
371(8)
 Converting from Decimals to Fractions
379(8)
 Using Your Calculator to Convert Between Decimals and Fractions
383(4)
 Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem
387(24)
 Using Your Calculator to Find Square Roots
397(4)
 Summary
401(2)
 Summary Exercises
403(4)
 Self-Test
407(2)
 Cumulative Test
409(2)
 Ratios and Proportions
411(58)
 Pre-Test
412(1)
 Ratios
413(8)
 Rates and Unit Pricing
421(8)
 Proportions
429(8)
 Solving Proportions
437(6)
 Solving Applications of Proportions
443(26)
 Using Your Calculator to Solve Proportions
453(6)
 Summary
459(2)
 Summary Exercises
461(4)
 Self-Test
465(2)
 Cumulative Test
467(2)
 Percents
469(66)
 Pre-Test
470(1)
 Changing a Percent to a Fraction or a Decimal
471(10)
 Changing a Decimal or Fraction to a Percent
481(8)
 Identifying Rate, Base, and Amount
489(6)
 Three Types of Percent Problems
495(8)
 Solving Percent Applications
503(32)
 Using Your Calculator to Solve Percent Problems
519(6)
 Summary
525(2)
 Summary Exercises
527(4)
 Self-Test
531(2)
 Cumulative Test
533(2)
 Geometry and Measure
535(78)
 Pre-Test
536(3)
 The Units of the English System
539(12)
 Metric Units of Length
551(10)
 Metric Units of Weight and Volume
561(14)
 Using Your Calculator to Convert Between the English and Metric Systems
569(6)
 Lines and Angles
575(10)
 Triangles
585(28)
 Summary
599(4)
 Summary Exercises
603(4)
 Self-Test
607(4)
 Cumulative Test
611(2)
 Data Analysis and Statistics
613(54)
 Pre-Test
614(1)
 Means, Medians, and Modes
615(12)
 Using Your Calculator to Find an Average
623(4)
 Tables, Pictographs, and Bar Graphs
627(12)
 Line Graphs and Predictions
639(8)
 Creating Bar Graphs and Pie Charts
647(20)
 Summary
655(2)
 Summary Exercises
657(4)
 Self-Test
661(4)
 Cumulative Test
665(2)
 The Real Number System
667(52)
 Pre-Test
668(1)
 Signed Numbers and Order
669(8)
677(10)
 Subtracting Signed Numbers
687(6)
691(2)
 Multiplying Signed Numbers
693(10)
 Dividing Signed Numbers
703(16)
 Using Your Calculator to Multiply and Divide Signed Numbers
709(2)
 Summary
711(2)
 Summary Exercises
713(2)
 Self-Test
715(2)
 Cumulative Test
717(2)
 An Introduction to Algebra
719(60)
 Pre-Test
720(1)
 From Arithmetic to Algebra
721(6)
 Evaluating Algebraic Expressions
727(8)
735(8)
 Using the Addition Rule to Solve an Equation
743(12)
 Using the Multiplication Rule to Solve an Equation
755(6)
 Combining the Rules to Solve Equations
761(18)
 Summary
769(2)
 Summary Exercises
771(4)
 Self-Test
775(2)
 Cumulative Test
777(2)
Answers to Pre-tests, Self-tests, and Cumulative Tests 779(4)
Index 783