Synopses & Reviews
Flex mental muscles with our unique math bookstargeted to struggling readers- Straightforward explanations and step-by-step instructions helpstruggling readers conquer math concepts
- Real-life examples encourage students to connect math to theirown experiences
- Full scope of math curriculum in 16 books means students can workon specific areas for review
Every
Number Power book targets a particular set of math skills. Studentscan work on as many or as few concepts as they need. Diagnostic tests andperformance-based prescriptions target problem areas. Short, manageablelessons and step-by-step examples assure success. Each book includesquick-reference pages for using calculators, mental math, formulas,measurements, and estimations.
Synopsis
Flex mental muscles with our unique math books targeted to struggling readers - Straightforward explanations and step-by-step instructions help struggling readers conquer math concepts
- Real-life examples encourage students to connect math to their own experiences
- Full scope of math curriculum in 16 books means students can work on specific areas for review
Every
Number Power book targets a particular set of math skills. Students can work on as many or as few concepts as they need. Diagnostic tests and performance-based prescriptions target problem areas. Short, manageable lessons and step-by-step examples assure success. Each book includes quick-reference pages for using calculators, mental math, formulas, measurements, and estimations.
Synopsis
Flex mental muscles with our unique math bookstargeted to struggling readers- Straightforward explanations and step-by-step instructions helpstruggling readers conquer math concepts
- Real-life examples encourage students to connect math to theirown experiences
- Full scope of math curriculum in 16 books means students can workon specific areas for review
Every
Number Power book targets a particular set of math skills. Studentscan work on as many or as few concepts as they need. Diagnostic tests andperformance-based prescriptions target problem areas. Short, manageablelessons and step-by-step examples assure success. Each book includesquick-reference pages for using calculators, mental math, formulas,measurements, and estimations.
Table of Contents
To the Student
Pre-Test
Section 1: Measurements
When Do We Use Them?
Customary and Metric Units
Reading Rulers and Straight-Line Scales
Reading Arcs and Dials
Measuring Around the House
Section 2: Length and Angles
The Construction Trades
Estimating Length in Meters
Metric Lengths and the Decimal Point
Operations with Metric Measurements
Estimating Length Using Customary Units
Changing Among Inches, Feet, Yards, and Miles
Adding and Subtracting Lengths
Multiplying and Dividing Lengths
Comparing and Ordering Customary and Metric Units of Length
Comparing and Ordering Lengths
Focus on Geometry: Measuring Angles
Kinds of Angles
Angles and Parallel Lines
Pairs of Angles
Area and Perimeter
Applications: Home Remodeling
Scale on Drawings and Maps
Section 2 Cumulative Review
Section 3: Weight and Temperature
The Health Professions
Customary Units of Weight
Metric Units of Weight
Estimating in Ounces, Pounds, and Tons
Changing Among Ounces, Pounds, and Tons
Estimating in Milligrams, Grams, and Kilograms
Changing Among Milligrams, Grams, and Kilograms
Adding and Subtracting Weights
Multiplying and Dividing Weights
Comparing and Ordering Weights
Comparing Customary and Metric Units of Weight
Focus on Thermometers: Fahrenheit and Celsius Scales
Temperatures
Changing Between °F and °C
Applications: Windchill
Doctors' Offices
Section 3 Cumulative Review
Section 4 Capacity and Volume
The Food Service Professions
Customary Units of Capacity
Estimating Capacity
Changing Among Customary Units of Capacity
Estimating with Metric Units of Capacity
Changing Among Milliliters, Liters, and Kiloliters
Adding and Subtracting with Capacity Measurements
Multiplying and Dividing with Capacity Measurements
Comparing Customary and Metric Units of Capacity
Focus on Geometry: Volume
Volume of Cylinders and Cones
Applications: Oil and Coolant
Recipes
Ice, Water, Gas
Heating and Air Conditioning
Packing and Moving
Section 4 Cumulative Review
Section 5 Time and Velocity
Messenger and Courier Services
Units of Time
Estimating Time
Changing Among Units of Time
Adding and Subtracting Measurements of Time
Multiplying and Dividing Measurements of Time
Comparing and Ordering Time Measurements
Focus on Algebra: Velocity
Applications: Time Zones
Wind Velocity
Miles Per Gallon
Reading a Bus Schedule
Trucking and Delivery Service
Speed of Planes
Section 5 Cumulative Review
Post-Test
Formulas and Measurement Units
Glossary
Index