General Note: 
"Get a thorough overview of basic math and prealgebra"Cover.

Formatted Contents Note: 
Number crunching. The families of numbers ; Vocabulary and symbols ; Calculation ; Order of operations ; Integers ; Absolute value ; Addition ; Subtraction ; Multiplication and division ; Powers  Ins and outs. Prime or composite ; Prime factorization ; Even or odd ; Factors, divisors, and multiples ; Greatest common factor ; Least common multiple  Part time. Fractions ; Decimals  Keeping things in proportion. Ratio and proportion ; Properties of proportions ; Finding the missing piece ; Percent  Power play. Evaluating ; Multiplying ; Dividing ; Powers of powers ; Powers of products and quotients ; Special exponents ; Large and small ; Rounding and estimation ; Scientific notation ; Roots  Finding a solution. Solving linear equations ; Terms and expressions ; Simplify before solving ; Solving inequalities  Be square. Square roots ; Factoring ; Multiplying ; Factoring x² + bx + c ; Solving by factoring ; Quadratic formula  Graphical information. Distance ; Midpoint ; Slope ; Equation of a line ; Graphing linear equations ; Graphs of quadratic equations ; Finding axis of symmetry and vertex  Measurement matters. Segments, midpoints, and bisectors ; Angles and bisectors ; Angle relationships  The shape of things. Triangles ; Quadrilaterals ; Other polygons  Round about. Lines and segments in circles ; Angles and arcs ; Lengths of segments  Plane talk. Parallelograms ; Rectangles and squares ; Trapezoids ; Triangles ; Regular polygons ; Circles  Taking up space. Straight talk ; To the point ; Spheres ; Surface area  Counting on the probability. Getting a count ; Factorials and permutations ; Combinations ; Dealing with duplication ; Understanding your chances  Making sense. Types of graphs ; Types of data ; Grouped data ; Measures of spread ; Expressing relationships.

Summary, etc.: 
With this book, you will learn about: order of operations ; measurement ; linear equations ; basic geometry ; square roots ; graphing ; ratio and proportion ; simple probability ; and much more.

Source of Description Note: 
Description based on print version record.
