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# Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies & Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies Bundle

### For Dummies Math & Science

Paperback Published: 22nd May 2017
ISBN: 9781119387107
Number Of Pages: 696

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2 Great Books! Basic Math and Pre-Algebra, 2nd Edition For Dummies with Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies Bundle with over 300+ pages that show you how to factor fearlessly, conquer the quadratice formula, solve linear equations, deal with decimals, use FOIL, figure out fractions, and more.

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies, 2nd Edition

Introduction 1

Part 1: Getting Started with Basic Math and Pre-Algebra 5

CHAPTER 1: Playing the Numbers Game 7

CHAPTER 2: It’s All in the Fingers: Numbers and Digits 23

CHAPTER 3: The Big Four: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division 29

Part 2: Getting a Handle on Whole Numbers 47

CHAPTER 4: Putting the Big Four Operations to Work 49

CHAPTER 5: A Question of Values: Evaluating Arithmetic Expressions 63

CHAPTER 6: Say What? Turning Words into Numbers 75

CHAPTER 7: Divisibility 87

CHAPTER 8: Fabulous Factors and Marvelous Multiples 95

Part 3: Parts of the Whole: Fractions, Decimals, and Percents 109

CHAPTER 9: Fooling with Fractions 111

CHAPTER 10: Parting Ways: Fractions and the Big Four Operations 125

CHAPTER 11: Dallying with Decimals 149

CHAPTER 12: Playing with Percents 171

CHAPTER 13: Word Problems with Fractions, Decimals, and Percents 183

Part 4: Picturing and Measuring — Graphs, Measures, Stats, and Sets 195

CHAPTER 14: A Perfect Ten: Condensing Numbers with Scientific Notation 197

CHAPTER 15: How Much Have You Got? Weights and Measures 205

CHAPTER 16: Picture This: Basic Geometry 217

CHAPTER 17: Seeing Is Believing: Graphing as a Visual Tool 239

CHAPTER 18: Solving Geometry and Measurement Word Problems 247

CHAPTER 19: Figuring Your Chances: Statistics and Probability 259

CHAPTER 20: Setting Things Up with Basic Set Theory 271

Part 5: The X-Files: Introduction to Algebra 279

CHAPTER 21: Enter Mr X: Algebra and Algebraic Expressions 281

CHAPTER 22: Unmasking Mr X: Algebraic Equations 299

CHAPTER 23: Putting Mr X to Work: Algebra Word Problems 311

Part 6: The Part of Tens 321

CHAPTER 24: Ten Little Math Demons That Trip People Up 323

CHAPTER 25: Ten Important Number Sets to Know 329

Index 337

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies, 3rd Edition

Introduction 1

Part 1: Getting Started with Basic Math and Pre-Algebra 5

CHAPTER 1: We've Got Your Numbers 7

CHAPTER 2: Smooth Operators: Working with the Big Four Operations 23

CHAPTER 3: Getting Down with Negative Numbers 37

CHAPTER 4: It's Just an Expression 49

CHAPTER 5: Dividing Attention: Divisibility, Factors, and Multiples 69

Part 2: Slicing Things Up: Fractions, Decimals, and Percents 89

CHAPTER 6: Fractions Are a Piece of Cake 91

CHAPTER 7: Fractions and the Big Four 109

CHAPTER 8: Getting to the Point with Decimals 143

CHAPTER 9: Playing the Percentages 165

Part 3: A Giant Step Forward: Intermediate Topics 177

CHAPTER 10: Seeking a Higher Power through Scientific Notation 179

CHAPTER 11: Weighty Questions on Weights and Measures 189

CHAPTER 12: Shaping Up with Geometry 203

CHAPTER 13: Getting Graphic: Xy-Graphs 223

Part 4: The X Factor: Introducing Algebra 235

CHAPTER 14: Expressing Yourself with Algebraic Expressions 237

CHAPTER 15: Finding the Right Balance: Solving Algebraic Equations 259

Part 5: The Part of Tens 277

CHAPTER 16: Ten Alternative Numeral and Number Systems 279

CHAPTER 17: Ten Curious Types of Numbers 287

Index 293

ISBN: 9781119387107
ISBN-10: 1119387108
Series: For Dummies Math & Science
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 696
Published: 22nd May 2017
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.5 x 20.5  x 3.5
Weight (kg): 0.98

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