Practical Math Applications by Sharon BurtonPractical Math Applications by Sharon Burton

Practical Math Applications

bySharon Burton, Nelda Shelton

Spiral Bound | August 31, 2010

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PRACTICAL MATH APPLICATIONS, 3E offers users math skills needed for business and personal applications. The text begins with a comprehensive review of the basic math functions (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) and progresses to fractions and decimals. Once the students have mastered the basics, they are introduced to practical applications that develop critical thinking skills. These applications include bank records, purchasing and pricing merchandise, payroll, taxes, insurance, consumer credit, and interest (simple and compound). This easy-to-follow, step-by-step approach allows students to work at their own pace. Numerous self-help tips, practice activities, and self-assessments are provided so that each student feels competent in their newly acquired skill before moving on to the next.
Title:Practical Math ApplicationsFormat:Spiral BoundDimensions:464 pages, 10.8 × 9.3 × 0.9 inPublished:August 31, 2010Publisher:Delmar SchoolLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:053873115X

ISBN - 13:9780538731157


Table of Contents

1. Basic Math Functions.2. Fractions.3. Percent.4. Bank Services.5. Payroll.6. Taxes.7. Insurance.8. Purchasing Merchandise.9. Markup and Markdown.10. Interest.11. Consumer Credit and Mortgages.12. Metrics and Currency.