Basic Math and PreAlgebra (eBook)
by Carolyn Wheater (Author)

 113,292 Words
 352 Pages
When not used on a daily basis, basic math concepts are difficult to recall and use. When people plan to return to school, they must take entrance and placement exams with a significant math portion. Idiot's Guides: Basic Math and PreAlgebra helps readers get back up to speed and relearn the primary concepts of mathematics, geometry, and prealgebra so that they can pass entrance exams, such as the GED, ASVAB, and Praxis, as well as remedial math courses. Ideal for both students and parents, Idiot's Guides: Basic Math and PreAlgebra will include a workbook component with practice problems to help reinforce the math concepts. In this book, readers get:
 An introduction to positive and negative numbers and place values
 A solid review of the four basic math operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
 Stepbystep guidance on how to understand and solve word problems
 An explanation of the concepts of factors and multiples
 Help in working with fractions, decimals, and percents
 The basics of geometry
 Weights, measures, and other practical applications of mathematics
 How to create and interpret mathematical graphs
 A grounding in statistics and probability
 An introduction to algebraic concepts and problems, including expressions and equations
 Released: August 5, 2014
 Categories: Education
 Language: English
 Publisher: DK Publishing
 ISBN10: 1615645292
 ISBN13: 9781615645299