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Pre-algebra essentials for dummies / by Mark Zegarelli with Krista Fanning.

Zegarelli, Mark. (Author). Fanning, Krista. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780470640685 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0470640685 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780470640708 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0470640707 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xii, 180 pages) : illustrations.
  • Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2010.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Arming yourself with math basics -- Evaluating arithmetic expressions -- Say what? Making sense of word problems -- Figuring out fractions -- Deciphering decimals -- Puzzling out percents -- Fraction, decimal, and percent word problems -- Using variables in algebraic expressions -- X's secret identity: solving algebraic equations -- Decoding algebra word problems -- Geometry: perimeter, area, surface area, and volume -- Picture it! Graphing information -- Ten essential math concepts.
Summary, etc.: Focuses on critical concepts taught in a typical pre-algebra course, from fractions, decimals, and percents to standard formulas and simple variable equations.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Mathematics.
Genre: Electronic books.

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