Synopses & Reviews
About the Contents:
Pretest
Helps you pinpoint where you need the most help and directs you to the corresponding sections of the book
Topic Area Reviews
Math Basics
Numbers (Signed Numbers and Fractions)
Linear Equations and Algebraic Fractions
Polynomials and Factoring
Inequalities, Absolute Value Inequalities, and Radicals
Introducing Quadratic EquationsTesting Solutions
Graphing and Systems of Equations
Functions
Story Problems
Customized Full-Length Exam
Covers all subject areas
Pretest that pinpoints what you need to study most
Clear, concise reviews of every topic
Targeted example problems in every chapter with solutions and explanations
Customized full-length exam that adapts to your skill level
Synopsis
The book is organized by topic, with problems and solutions throughout: Pretest at the beginning of workbook with answers; according to which answers they get wrong, readers are directed to different sections of the workbook (pinpoints where to begin for those using the book as a review).
Chapters include explanatory problems/solutions throughout.
Exam covering entire subject provided at workbook-end; answers provided
Index
About the Author
Mary Jane Sterling is a professor of mathematics at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. She has been teaching mathematics for over thirty years.
Table of Contents
Study Guide Checklist.
Introduction.
Pretest.
Chapter 1: The Basics.
Chapter 2:Numbers.
Chapter 3: Linear Equations and Algebraic Fractions.
Chapter 4: Polynomials and Factoring.
Chapter 5: Inequalities, Absolute Value Inequalities, and Radicals.
Chapter 6: Introducing Quadratic Equations—Testing Solutions.
Chapter 7: Graphing and Systems of Equations.
Chapter 8: Functions.
Chapter 9: Story Problems.
Customized Full-Length Exam.
Index.