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Business Math Demystified (Demystified)

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Publisher Comments:

Make It Your Business to Learn Business Math. Here's the fast and easy way!

Keep your business running in tip-top shape with a firm grasp of the business math required for day-to-day transactions. Whether you need to calculate sales tax or keep records of inventory, experienced math instructor Allan G. Bluman provides a painless and effective approach to mastering the mathematical skills necessary for today's business world.

With Business Math Demystified, you master the subject one simple step at a time — at your own speed. This unique self-teaching guide offers a quiz at the end of each chapter to pinpoint weaknesses and a 75-question final exam to reinforce the entire book.

Become a savvy business owner or manager with Business Math Demystified:

  • Follow the standard curriculum of business math courses
  • Easily master basic business mathematics concepts
  • Supplement your college studies with this self-study guide and decipher complex terms in an easy-to-read format
  • Learn how to calculate the markup, sales tax, and discount on items sold
  • Get through lengthy computations with the sections on using a scientific calculator
  • Understand depreciation, inventory, promissory notes, financial statements, stocks and bonds, and more

Whether you want help in operating a profitable retail business or need to get through that business math course, Business Math Demystified is the perfect shortcut.

Synopsis:

This work teaches business-management students all the basic mathematics used in a retail business and follows the standard curriculum of Business Math courses.

About the Author

Allan G. Bluman taught mathematics and statistics in high school, college, and graduate school for 39 years. He received his Ed.D. from the University of Pittsburgh and has written three mathematics textbooks published by McGraw-Hill, as well as the hugely popular Pre-Algebra Demystified, Probability Demystified, and Math Word Problems Demystified. Dr. Bluman is the recipient of an "Apple for the Teacher" award for bringing excellence to the learning environment and the "Most Successful Revision of a Textbook" award from McGraw-Hill. His biographical record appears in Who's Who in American Education, 5th edition.

Table of Contents

PREFACE

Chapter 1: Fractions — Review

Chapter 2: Decimals — Review

Chapter 3: Percent — Review

Chapter 4: Formulas — Review

Chapter 5: Checking Accounts

Chapter 6: Payroll and Commission

Chapter 7: Markup

Chapter 8: Discounts

Chapter 9: Simple Interest and Promissory Notes

Chapter 10: Compound Interest

Chapter 11: Annuities and Sinking Funds

Chapter 12: Consumer Credit

Chapter 13: Mortgages

Chapter 14: Insurance

Chapter 15: Taxes

Chapter 16: Stocks and Bonds

Chapter 17: Depreciation

Chapter 18: Inventory

Chapter 19: Financial Statements

Chapter 20: Statistics

Chapter 21: Charts and Graphs

FINAL EXAM

ANSWERS TO QUIZZES AND FINAL EXAM

INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071464703
Author:
Bluman, Allan G.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Author:
Bluman, Allan
Subject:
Applied
Subject:
Business mathematics
Subject:
Finite Mathematics
Subject:
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Subject:
Mathematics-Applied
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Series:
Demystified
Publication Date:
March 2006
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
391
Dimensions:
9.23x7.41x.81 in. 1.27 lbs.

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