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A fun and accessible guide to the fundamentals of math
Somewhere along the line, you fell out of love with numbers. Simple math became difficult, and difficult math became impossible. But fear not, future math whiz—you are holding the solution in your hands! Conquer your math anxiety forever with the easy-to-follow instructions and practical exercises of Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies.
Master the Basics — understand the Big Four operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
Strength in Numbers — explore counting numbers, integers, rational numbers, and real numbers and learn how to work with each set
Geometry Simplified — gain a working knowledge of graphs and measurements from every angle
Parts of the Whole — learn to work confidently with fractions, decimals, and percentages, using real-world examples
Math Your Way — pick the approach — traditional, easy, or quick trick — that works for you
Avoid Common Mistakes — learn how to identify and avoid ten annoying math demons
Unmask Mr. X — tackle basic math and pre-algebra word problems, using single- and multiple-variable equations to find your answers
Open the book and find:
The basics of math—addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
Arithmetic expressions, whole numbers, factors, and multiples
Fractions, decimals, and percentages
Graphs, measures, stats, and sets
Scientific notation and basic geometry
An introduction to algebra and algebra word problems
Ten math demons and how to avoid them
Ten important number sets you should know
Synopsis:
Tips for simplifying tricky basic math and pre-algebra operations
Whether you're a student preparing to take algebra or a parent who wants or needs to brush up on basic math, this fun, friendly guide has the tools you need to get in gear. From positive, negative, and whole numbers to fractions, decimals, and percents, you'll build necessary math skills to tackle more advanced topics, such as imaginary numbers, variables, and algebraic equations.
Explanations and practical examples that mirror today's teaching methods
Relevant cultural vernacular and references
Standard For Dummies materials that match the current standard and design
Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies takes the intimidation out of tricky operations and helps you get ready for algebra!
Synopsis:
Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies, 2nd Edition, is an updated and refreshed take on this core foundation of math education. From positive, negative, and whole numbers to fractions, decimals, and percents, readers will build the necessary skills to tackle more advanced topics, such as imaginary numbers, variables, and algebraic equations. Updates include:
Explanations and practical examples that mirror today’s teaching methods
Relevant cultural vernacular and references
Standard For Dummies materials that match the current standard and design
Mark Zegarelli is the author of seven highly successful For Dummies titles on math, logic, and test prep topics. He holds degrees in both English and math from Rutgers University and is a math tutor and teacher.
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by Wiley,
Tips for simplifying tricky basic math and pre-algebra operations
Whether you're a student preparing to take algebra or a parent who wants or needs to brush up on basic math, this fun, friendly guide has the tools you need to get in gear. From positive, negative, and whole numbers to fractions, decimals, and percents, you'll build necessary math skills to tackle more advanced topics, such as imaginary numbers, variables, and algebraic equations.
Explanations and practical examples that mirror today's teaching methods
Relevant cultural vernacular and references
Standard For Dummies materials that match the current standard and design
Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies takes the intimidation out of tricky operations and helps you get ready for algebra!
"Synopsis"
by Wiley,
Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies, 2nd Edition, is an updated and refreshed take on this core foundation of math education. From positive, negative, and whole numbers to fractions, decimals, and percents, readers will build the necessary skills to tackle more advanced topics, such as imaginary numbers, variables, and algebraic equations. Updates include:
Explanations and practical examples that mirror today’s teaching methods
Relevant cultural vernacular and references
Standard For Dummies materials that match the current standard and design
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