Mathematics for Elementary Teachers: A Contemporary Approach, Tenth Edition

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  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2013-10-15
  • Publisher: Wiley

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Mathematics for Elementary Teachers: A Contemporary Approach, 10th Edition makes readers motivated to learn mathematics. With new-found confidence, they are better able to appreciate the beauty and excitement of the mathematical world. The new edition of Musser, Burger, and Peterson's best-selling textbook focuses on one primary goal: helping students develop a true understanding of central concepts using solid mathematical content in an accessible and appealing format. The components in this complete learning program work in harmony to help achieve this goal. The Tenth Edition features the Common Core Standards to accompany the NCTM standards that are integrated throughout the text.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Problem Solving

2. Sets, Whole Numbers, and Numeration

3. Whole Numbers: Operations and Properties

4. Whole Number Computation: Mental, Electronic, and Written

5. Number Theory

6. Fractions

7. Decimals, Ration, Proportion, and Percent

8. Integers

9. Rational Numbers, Real Numbers, and Algebra

10.  Statistics

11.  Probability

12.  Geometric Shapes

13.  Measurement

14.  Geometry Using Triangle Congruence and Similarity

15.  Geometry Using Coordinates

16.  Geometry Using Transformations

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