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Bob Miller's Basic Math and Pre-Algebra for the Cluelessby Bob Miller
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If so, you are like hundreds of thousands of other students who face math-especially, algebra-with 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 pre-algebra. He breaks down the learning process in an easy, non-technical 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 Pre-Algebra for the Clueless is packed with all the latest information you need to conquer basic math and pre-algebra, 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!
Bob Miller's fail-safe methodology helps students grasp basic math and pre-algebraAll of the courses in the junior high, high school, and college mathematics curriculum require a thorough grounding in the fundamentals, principles, and techniques of basic math and pre-algebra, yet many students have difficulty grasping the necessary concepts. Utilizing the author's acclaimed and patented fail-safe methodology for making mathematics easy to understand, Bob Miller's Basic Math and Pre-Algebra for the Clueless enhances students' facility in these techniques and in understanding the basics.This valuable new addition to Bob Miller's Clueless series provides students with the reassuring help they need to master these fundamental techniques, gives them a solid understanding of how basic mathematics works, and prepares them to perform well in any further mathematics courses they take.
About the Author
Bob Miller has been a mathematics lecturer at City College of New York for more than 28 years.
Table of Contents
To the Student
Chapter 2: Pre-Algebra 2: Integers plus; signed numbers, basic operations, short division, distributive law, the beginning of factoring
Chapter 4: Pre-Algebra 4: First-degree equations and the beginning of problems with words
Chapter 6: Pre-Algebra 6: Ratios, proportions, and percentages
Chapter 8: Pregeometry 1: Some basics about geometry and some geometric problems with words
Chapter 10: Pregeometry 3: Rectangles, squares, and our other four-sided friends
Chapter 12: Pregeometry 5: All about circles
Chapter 14: Pretrig: Right angle trigonometry (how the pyramids were built)
Chapter 16: Miscellaneous