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Bob Miller's Basic Math and PreAlgebra for the Clueless, 2nd Ed. (Bob Miller's Clueless)by Bob Miller
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If you suffer from math anxiety, then sign up for private tutoring with Bob Miller! Do mathematics and algebraic formulas leave your head spinning? If so, you are like hundreds of thousands of other students who face mathespecially, algebrawith fear. Luckily, there is a cure: Bob Miller's Clueless series! Like the teacher you always wished you had (but never thought existed), Bob Miller brings knowledge, empathy, and fun to math and prealgebra. He breaks down the learning process in an easy, nontechnical way and builds it up again using his own unique methods. Meant to bridge the gulf between the student, the textbook, and the teacher, Basic Math and PreAlgebra for the Clueless is packed with all the latest information you need to conquer basic math and prealgebra, including:
“I am always delighted when a student tells me that he or she hated math … but taking a class with me has made math understandable … even enjoyable.” Now it's your turn. Sharpen your #2 pencils, and let Bob Miller show you how to never be clueless again! About the AuthorBob Miller was a lecturer in mathematics at City College of New York for more than 30 years. He has also taught at Westfield State College and Rutgers. His principal goal is to make the study of mathematics both easier and more enjoyable for students.
Table of ContentsTo the StudentAcknowledgmentsCongratulationsChapter 1: PreAlgebra 1: Introductory terms, order of operations, exponents, products, quotients, distributive lawChapter 2: PreAlgebra 2: Integers plus; signed numbers, basic operations, short division, distributive law, the beginning of factoringChapter 3: PreAlgebra 3: Fractions, with a taste of decimalsChapter 4: PreAlgebra 4: Firstdegree equations and the beginning of problems with wordsChapter 5: PreAlgebra 5: point well taken; graphing points and lines, slope, equation of a lineChapter 6: PreAlgebra 6: Ratios, proportions, and percentagesChapter 7: Prebusiness: What you need to know about surviving the real world: checks, deposits and withdrawal slips, interest, what you should know about banks and credit cards, mortgages, bonds and stocksChapter 8: Pregeometry 1: Some basics about geometry and some geometric problems with wordsChapter 9: Pregeometry 2: Triangles, square roots, and good old PythagorasChapter 10: Pregeometry 3: Rectangles, squares, and our other foursided friendsChapter 11: Pregeometry 4: Securing the perimeter and areal search of triangles and quadrilateralsChapter 12: Pregeometry 5: All about circlesChapter 13: Pregeometry 6: Volumes and surface area in 3DChapter 14: Pretrig: Right angle trigonometry (how the pyramids were built)Chapter 15: Precounting, Preprobability, and PrestatisticsChapter 16: MiscellaneousWhat Our Readers Are SayingBe the first to add a comment for a chance to win!Product Details
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