Business Math, 12th edition
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Published by Pearson (July 18th 2023) - Copyright © 2024
Subject: Technical, Trade, & Business Mathematics
Category: Business Math
Table of contents
1. Review of Whole Numbers and Integers
- 1-1 Place Value and Our Number System
- 1-2 Operations with Whole Numbers and Integers
- Case Study: Take the Limo Liner
- Case Study: Leaky Roof? Sanderson Roofing Can Help
- Case Study: The Cost of Giving
2. Review of Fractions
- 2-1 Fractions
- 2-2 Adding and Subtracting Fractions
- 2-3 Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
- Case Study: Bitsie’s Pastry Sensations
- Case Study: Greenscape Designs
- 3-1 Decimals and the Place Value System
- 3-2 Operations with Decimals
- 3-3 Decimal and Fraction Conversions
- Case Study: Pricing Stock Shares
- Case Study: JK Manufacturing demographics
- 4-1 Checking Account Transactions
- 4-2 Bank Statements
- Case Study: Mark’s First Checking account
- Case Study: Expressions Dance Studio
- 5-1 Equations
- 5-2 Using Equations to Solve Problems
- 5-3 Formulas
- Case Study: Anunson Precision Painting, LLC
- Case Study: Artist’s Performance Royalties
- Case Study: Educational Consultant
- 6-1 Percent Equivalents
- 6-2 Solving Percentage Problems
- 6-3 Increases and Decreases
- Case Study: Wasting Money or Shaping Up?
- Case Study: Customer Relationship Management
- Case Study: Carpeting a New Home
7. Business Statistics
- 7-1 Graphs and Charts
- 7-2 Measures of Central Tendency
- 7-3 Measures of Dispersion
- Case Study: Progeny Plastics Inc.
- Case Study: Ink Hombre: Tattoos and Piercing
8. Trade and Cash Discounts
- 8-1 Single Trade Discounts
- 8-2 Trade Discount Series
- 8-3 Cash Discounts and Sales Terms
- Case Study: Image Manufacturing’s Rebate Offer
- Case Study: McMillan Oil & Propane, LLC
- Case Study: The Artist’s Palette
9. Markup and Markdown
- 9-1 Markup Based on Cost
- 9-2 Markup Based on Selling Price and Markup Comparisons
- 9-3 Markdown, Series of Markdowns, and Perishables
- Case Study: Acupuncture, Tea, and Rice-Filled Heating Pads
- Case Study: Carolina Crystals
- Case Study: Deer Valley Organics, LLC
- 10-1 Gross Pay
- 10-2 Payroll Deductions
- 10-3 The Employer’s Payroll Taxes
- Case Study: Score Skateboard Company
- Case Study: Welcome Care
- Case Study: First Foreign Auto Parts
11. Simple Interest and Simple Discount
- 11-1 The Simple Interest Formula
- 11-2 Ordinary and Exact Interest
- 11-3 Promissory Notes
- Case Study: 90 days same as Cash!
- Case Study: The Price of Money
- Case Study: Quality Photo Printing
12. Consumer Credit
- 12-1 Installment Loans and Closed-End Credit
- 12-2 Paying a Loan Before It Is Due: The Rule of 78
- 12-3 Open-End Credit
- Case Study: Know What You Owe
- Case Study: Massage Therapy
13. Compound Interest, Future Value, and Present Value
- 13-1 Compound Interest and Future Value
- 13-2 Present Value
- Case Study: How Fast Does Your Money Grow?
- Case Study: Planning: The Key to Wealth
- Case Study: Future Value/Present Value
14. Annuities and Sinking Funds
- 14-1 Future Value of an Annuity
- 14-2 Sinking Funds and Present Value of an Annuity
- Case Study: Annuities for Retirement
- Case Study: Accumulating Money
- Case Study: Certified Financial Planner
15. Building Wealth Through Investments
- 15-1 Stocks
- 15-2 Bonds
- 15-3 Mutual Funds
- Case Study: Dynamic Thermoforming, Inc.
- Case Study: Corporate Dividends and Investments
- 16-1 Mortgage Payments
- 16-2 Amortization Schedules and Qualifying Ratios
- Case Study: Home Buying: A 30-Year Commitment?
- Case Study: Investing in Real Estate
- 17-1 Depreciation Methods for Financial Statement Reporting
- 17-2 Depreciation Methods for IRS Reporting
- Case Study: O’Brien Nursery
- Case Study: Metro Mix Studio, LLC
- 18-1 Inventory
- 18-2 Turnover and Overhead
- Case Study: Decorah Custom Canoes
- Case Study: Aspen Lakes Extreme
- 19-1 Life Insurance
- 19-2 Property Insurance
- 19-3 Motor Vehicle Insurance
- Case Study: How Much Is Enough?
- Case Study: Soul Food Catering
- 20-1 Sales Tax and Excise Tax
- 20-2 Property Tax
- 20-3 Income Taxes
- Case Study: Computing Taxes Due
- Case Study: A Tax Dilemma
21. Financial Statements
- 21-1 The Balance Sheet
- 21-2 Income Statements
- 21-3 Financial Statement Ratios
- Case Study: Contemporary Wood Furniture
- Case Study: Metro Mix Studio: Financial Statements
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