EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals
Search
Basic College Mathematics

Basic College Mathematics - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0137436347

Cover of Basic College Mathematics 3RD 98 (ISBN 978-0137436347)
ISBN13: 978-0137436347
ISBN10: 0137436343
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 98
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No

USED
Sold Out
FREE Shipping on $25+
  • Check back soon!
  • 30-Day Returns
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold Out
new
Sold Out
FREE Shipping on $25+
  • Check back soon!
  • 30-Day Returns
  • Condition: New
Sold Out
More Shipping Options

Basic College Mathematics - 3RD 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0137436347

Jeffrey Slater and John Tobey

ISBN13: 978-0137436347
ISBN10: 0137436343
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 98
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 1998
International: No

Table of Contents

(Note: Each chapter begins with a Pretest and concludes with a Chapter Organizer, Review Problems, Chapter Test and Cumulative Test.)

Preface
Acknowledgments
Diagnostic Pretest

1. Whole Numbers

Understanding Whole Numbers.
Addition of Whole Numbers.
Subtraction of Whole Numbers.
Multiplication of Whole Numbers.
Division of Whole Numbers.
Putting Your Skills to Work : Buying or Leasing a Car.
Exponents and Order of Operations.
Rounding and Estimation.
Applied Problems.

2. Fractions

Understanding Fractions.
Simplifying Fractions.
Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers.
Multiplication of Fractions and Mixed Numbers.
Division of Fractions and Mixed Numbers.
The Least Common Denominator and Building up Fractions.
Addition and Subtraction of Fractions.
Addition and Subtraction of Mixed Numbers.
Putting Your Skills to Work: Farming on the Halves.
Applied Problems Involving Fractions.

3. Decimals

Decimal Notation.
Compare, Order, and Round Decimals.
Addition and Subtraction of Decimals.
Putting Your Skills to Work : Personal Checking Account.
Multiplication of Decimals.
Division of Decimals.
Converting Fractions to Decimals and Order of Operations.
Applied Problems Using Decimals.

4. Ratio and Proportion

Ratios and Rates.
The Concept of Proportions.
Solving Proportions.
Applications of Proportions.
Putting Your Skills to Work : How Crowded is This City?
Putting Your Skills to Work : College Budget Problems.

5. Percent

Understanding Percent.
Changing Between Percents, Decimals, and Fractions.
(A)Solving Percent Problems Using an Equation.
(B)Solving Percent Problems Using a Proportion.
Solving Applied Percent Problems.
Putting Your Skills to Work : Percentages of Beverages Consumed in the U.S..

6. Measurement

American Units.
Metric Measurements : Length.
Metric Measurements : Volume and Weight.
Conversion of Units (Optional).
Putting Your Skills to Work : The Mathematics of Computer Capacity.
Applied Problems.

7. Geometry

Rectangles and Squares.
Parallelograms and Trapezoids.
Angles and Triangles.
Square Roots.
The Pythagorean Theorem.
Circles.
Volume.
Putting Your Skills to Work : The Mathematical Detective.
Similar Geometric Figures.
Applications Of Geometry.

8. Statistics

Circle Graphs.
Bar Graphs and Line Graphs.
Putting Your Skills to Work : The Aging of America's Trucks.
Histograms.
Mean and Median.

9. Signed Numbers

Addition of Signed Numbers.
Subtraction of Signed Numbers.
Multiplication and Division of Signed Numbers.
Order of Operations with Signed Numbers.
Putting Your Skills to Work : Mathematics of Universal Time.
Scientific Notation.

10. Introduction to Algebra

Variables and Like Terms.
The Distributive Property.
Solve Equations Using the Addition Property.
Solve Equations Using the Division or Multiplication Property.
Solve Equations Using Two Properties.
Putting Your Skills to Work : Using Mathematics to Predict Population Increases.
Translating English to Algebra.
Applications.

Appendix A
Addition Facts.
Basic Multiplication Facts.
Prime Factors.
Square Roots.

Appendix B
The Use of a Scientific Calculator.

Practice Final Examination.
Glossary.
Solutions to Practice Problems.
Selected Answers.
Index of Applications.
Subject Index.

List price: $0.00
  • Marketplace
  • From
More Shipping Options