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Bob Millers Algebra for the Clueless 1ST Edition

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Student tested and approved! If you suffer from math anxiety, thensign up for private tutoring with Bob Miller! Do sets, theorems, andequations leave your head spinning? If so, you are like hundreds ofthousands of other students who face math--especially, algebra--withfear. Luckily, there is a cure: Bob Miller's Clueless series! Like theteacher you always wished you had (but never thought existed), BobMiller brings a combination of knowledge, empathy, and fun to theoften-troubling subject of algebra. He breaks down the learningprocess in an easy, nontechnical way and builds it up again using hisown unique methods. "Basically, the Clueless books are my notes.Exactly the way I teach: friendly, clear...with some humor and plentyof emotion!!" Meant to bridge the gulf between the student, thetextbook, and the teacher, Algebra for the Clueless is packed with allthe information you need to conquer algebra. This extensive guidegives you: anxiety-reducing features on every page; easy-to-graspmethods that make algebra understandable; bite-sized math portionsthat fit short study sessions (and short attention spans); fullexplanations of basic principles to make hard problems easy; quicktips for solving difficult problems; . "I am always delighted when astudent tells me that he or she hated math...but taking a class withme has made math understandable...even enjoyable." Now it's your turn.Sharpen your #2 pencils, and let Bob Miller show you how to never beclueless again!

Synopsis:

'A is for Algebra-and that\'s the grade you\'ll pull when you use Bob Miller\'s simple guide to the math course every college-bound kid must take

With eight books and more than 30 years of hard-core classroom experience, Bob Miller is the frustrated student\'s best friend. He breaks down the complexities of every problem into easy-to-understand pieces that any math-phobe can understand-and this fully updated second edition of Bob Miller\'s Algebra for the Clueless covers everything a you need to know to excel in Algebra I and II.'

Table of Contents

TO THE STUDENT

Chapter 1: Natural Numbers and Introductory Terms

Chapter 2: Integers Plus More

Chapter 3: First-Degree Equations

Chapter 4: Problems with Words: Why So Many Students Have Problems on the SAT

Chapter 5: Factoring

Chapter 6: Algebraic Fractions

Chapter 7: Radicals and Exponents

Chapter 8: Quadratics

Chapter 9: Points, Lines, and Planes

Chapter 10: Odds and Ends

Chapter 11: Miscellaneous Miscellany

APPENDIX 1: FRACTIONS, DECIMALS, PERCENTS, AND GRAPHS

APPENDIX 2: SETS

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

ABOUT BOB MILLER: IN HIS OWN WORDS

INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780070434257
Author:
Miller, Bob
Author:
Miller, Robert
Author:
Miller, Bob
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Algebra
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Algebra - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series:
Bob Miller's Clueless Series
Publication Date:
20060717
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9.30x7.22x.91 in. 1.07 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , 'A is for Algebra-and that\'s the grade you\'ll pull when you use Bob Miller\'s simple guide to the math course every college-bound kid must take

With eight books and more than 30 years of hard-core classroom experience, Bob Miller is the frustrated student\'s best friend. He breaks down the complexities of every problem into easy-to-understand pieces that any math-phobe can understand-and this fully updated second edition of Bob Miller\'s Algebra for the Clueless covers everything a you need to know to excel in Algebra I and II.'

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