What is included with this book?
Each chapter begins with a Good Advice for Studying section and a chapter-specific application, then concludes with Key Concepts, Review Exercises, True-False Concept Review, Test, and a Group Project | |
1. Whole Numbers | |
Whole Numbers and Tables: Writing, Rounding, and Inequalities | |
Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers | |
Multiplying Whole Numbers | |
Dividing Whole Numbers | |
Whole Number Exponents and Powers of 10. Order of Operations | |
Average, Median, and Mode | |
Drawing and Interpreting Graphs | |
2. Primes and Multiples | |
Divisibility Tests | |
Multiples | |
Divisors, Factors, and Greatest Common Factor | |
Primes and Composites | |
Prime Factorization and Greatest Common Factor | |
Least Common Multiple | |
3. Fractions and Mixed Numbers | |
Proper and Improper Fractions; Mixed Numbers | |
Simplifying Fractions | |
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions | |
Multiplying and Dividing Mixed Numbers | |
Building Fractions; Listing in Order; Inequalities | |
Adding Fractions | |
Adding Mixed Numbers | |
Subtracting Fractions | |
Subtracting Mixed Numbers | |
Order of Operations; Average | |
4. Decimals | |
Decimals: Reading, Writing, and Rounding | |
Changing Decimals to Fractions; Listing in Order | |
Adding and Subtracting Decimals | |
Multiplying Decimals | |
Multiplying and Dividing by Powers of 10; Scientific Notation | |
Dividing Decimals ; Changing Fractions to Decimals | |
Order of Operations; Average, Median, and Mode | |
5. Ratio and Proportion | |
Ratio and Rate | |
Solving Proportions | |
Applications of Proportions | |
6. Percent | |
The Meaning of Percent | |
Changing Decimals to Percent | |
Changing Percents to Decimals | |
Changing Fractions to Percents | |
Changing Percents to Fractions | |
Fractions, Decimals, Percents: A Review | |
Solving Percent Problems | |
Applications of Percent | |
Business Applications of Percent | |
7. Measurement and Geometry (This chapter is optional) | |
Measuring Length | |
Measuring Capacity, Weight, and Temperature | |
Perimeter | |
Area | |
Volume | |
Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem | |
8. Algebra Preview: Signed Numbers (This chapter is optional) | |
Opposites and Absolute Value | |
Adding Signed Numbers | |
Subtracting Signed Numbers | |
Multiplying Signed Numbers | |
Dividing Signed Numbers | |
Order of Operations: A Review | |
Solving Equations | |
Appendixes | |
Calculators | |
Prime Factors of Numbers 1 through 100. Squares and Square Roots (0 to 199) |