Business Math

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  • Edition: 17th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-03-24
  • Publisher: South-Western Educational Pub

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BUSINESS MATH, 17E provides comprehensive coverage of personal and business-related mathematics. In addition to reviewing the basic operations of arithmetic, students are prepared to understand and manage their personal finances, as well as grasp the fundamentals of business finances. BUSINESS MATH, 17E prepares students to be smart shoppers, informed taxpayers, and valued employees. Basic math skills are covered in a step-by-step manner, building confidence in users before they try it alone. Spreadsheet applications are available on the Data Activities CD, and a simulation activity begins every chapter. Chapters are organized into short lessons for ease of instruction and include algebra connections, group and class activities, communication skills, and career spotlights.

Table of Contents

Gross Pay
Hourly Pay
Other Wage Plans
Average Pay
Net Pay
Deductions from Gross Pay
Federal Taxes
State and Local Taxes
Employee Benefits and Job Expenses
Take-Home Pay
Savings Accounts
Checking Accounts
Electronic Banking
Check Register reconciliation
Money Markets and CD Accounts
Credit Cards
Credit Card Costs
Credit Card Finance Charges
Average Daily Balance Method
Cash Advances
Debit Cards
Debt Management
Promissory Notes
Calculating Interest
Installment Loans
Early Loan Repayment
Annual Percentage Rates
Own A Home Or A Car
Borrowing to Buy a Home
Renting or Owning a Home
Property Tax
Property Insurance
Buying a Car
Car Purchases and Leases
Deprecating a Car
Cost of Owning a Car
Insurance and Investments
Life Insurance
Health Insurance
Other Types of Insurance
Bonds Interest
Mutual Funds
Real Estate
Retirement Investments
Average Monthly Expenses
Creating a Budget
Optional Personal Expenses
Best Buys
Adjusting a Budget
Economic Statistics
Sales and Marketing
Cash Sales and Sales on Account
Cash and Trade Discounts
Series Trade Discounts
Markup and Markdown
Marketing Surveys
Sales Forecasts
Market Share
Advertising Costs
Costs Management
Manufacturing Costs
Breakeven Point
Depreciation Costs
Shipping Costs
Overhead Costs
Travel Expenses
People and Inventory Management
Wage and Salary Increases
Total Costs of Labor
Tracking and Reordering Inventory
Inventory Valuation
Ordering and Carrying Inventory
Business Profit and Loss
Preparing Income Statements
Analyzing Income Statements
Partnership Income
Preparing Balance Sheets
Analyzing Balance Sheets
International Business
Production, Trade, and Finance
International Time and Temperature
International Measures of Length
International Measures of Area
International Measures of Capacity and Weight
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