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Everyday Math Demystified : 2nd Edition : The Demystified Series - Stan Gibilisco

Everyday Math Demystified : 2nd Edition

The Demystified Series

Paperback Published: 14th August 2012
ISBN: 9780071790130
Number Of Pages: 288

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Solve your math troubles with DeMYSTiFieD

If you cannot tell the difference betweenyour Roman and Arabic numerals, or if when someone asks 'what is pi' you say "delicious," you need EverydayMath DeMYSTiFieD, Second Edition, to unravel these fundamental concepts and theories at your own pace.

This practical guide eases you into basic math,starting with counting and simple operations. As you progress, you will master essential concepts such as division, converting decimals into fractions, determining volume, and more. You will learn to measure capital gains and losses as well as apply percentages in the real world. Detailed examples make it easy to understand the material, and end-of- chapter quizzes and a final exam help reinforcekey ideas.

It's a no-brainer! You'll learn about:

  • Decimals
  • Proportions
  • Prime numbers
  • Surface area
  • Powers of 10
  • Graphs
  • English vs. metric units

Simple enough for a beginner but challenging enough for an advanced student, Everyday Math DeMYSTiFieD,Second Edition, helps you master this essential subject.

Introductionp. xi
Numeralsp. 1
Numeric Picturesp. 2
Roman Numeralsp. 5
Arabic Numeralsp. 7
What's the Base?p. 11
Base Eightp. 13
Base Sixteenp. 14
Base Twop. 16
Quizp. 20
Quantitiesp. 23
Counting and Whole Numbersp. 24
Even and Odd Whole Numbersp. 26
Prime Numbersp. 29
Prime Factorsp. 31
Negative Numbers and Integersp. 33
Between the Integersp. 36
Quizp. 41
Decimalsp. 43
Powers of 10p. 44
Terminating Decimalsp. 49
Endless Repeating Decimalsp. 52
Terminating Decimal to Fractionp. 58
Endless Repeating Decimal to Fractionp. 60
Endless Nonrepeating Decimalsp. 63
Quizp. 65
Proportionsp. 67
Ratiosp. 68
Direct Proportionsp. 69
Inverse Proportionsp. 71
Percentagesp. 72
Percentages with Moneyp. 74
Percentages Up or Downp. 76
Rational or Irrational?p. 78
Real Numbersp. 81
Quizp. 84
Operationsp. 87
Longhand Additionp. 88
Longhand Subtractionp. 92
Longhand Multiplicationp. 97
Longhand Divisionp. 103
Quizp. 117
Objectsp. 121
Perimeter and Circumferencep. 122
Interior Areap. 126
Surface Areap. 130
Volumep. 134
Combining Areas and Volumesp. 138
Quizp. 140
Graphsp. 143
Smooth Curvesp. 144
Bars and a Piep. 146
Point-to-Point Graphsp. 150
Interpolationp. 152
Curve Fittingp. 154
Extrapolationp. 157
Trendsp. 160
Paired Bar Graphsp. 162
Quizp. 167
Financesp. 169
Dollars and Changep. 170
Compound Interestp. 172
Loans and Amortizationp. 176
Taxationp. 178
Quizp. 186
Extremesp. 189
Subscripts and Superscriptsp. 190
Powers of 10 Revisitedp. 190
Exponents in Actionp. 196
Approximation and Precedencep. 203
Significant Figuresp. 206
Quizp. 211
Measurementsp. 213
Unit Systemsp. 214
Primary Base Unitsp. 215
Secondary Base Unitsp. 219
Derived Unitsp. 223
Unit Conversionsp. 227
Quizp. 231
Final Examp. 233
Answers to Quizzes and Final Examp. 255
Suggested Additional Readingp. 257
Indexp. 259
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ISBN: 9780071790130
ISBN-10: 0071790136
Series: Demystified
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 14th August 2012
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 19.1  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.57
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised

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