Basic Math and Pre-Algebra (Cliffs Quick Review)
Basic Math and PreAlgebra - Cliffs Quick Review Author:Jerry Bobrow CliffsQuickReview course guides cover the essentials of your toughest classes. Get a firm grip on core concepts and key material, and test your newfound knowledge with review questions. Whether you're new to fractions, decimals, and percentages or just brushing up on those topics, CliffsQuickReview Basic Math and Pre-Algebra can he... more »lp. This guide introduces each topic, defines key terms, and walks you through each sample problem step-by-step. In no time, you'll be ready to tackle other concepts in this book such as
Factors and prime numbers
Integers, exponents, and scientific notation
Measurements, the metric system, and graphs
Variables and algebraic equations
CliffsQuickReview Basic Math and Pre-Algebra acts as a supplement to your textbook and to classroom lectures. Use this reference in any way that fits your personal style for study and review — you decide what works best with your needs. Here are just a few ways you can search for topics:
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Get a glimpse of what you’ll gain from a chapter by reading through the Chapter Check-In at the beginning of each chapter
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Use the glossary to find key terms fast.
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This is a handy little book for those of you who struggle with math the way I do. I used it in my "Intro to College Algebra" class and found it quite helpful. Obviously, since it's a reference book it's kind of a dry read, but the information in it is valuable.