Basic College Mathematics, 13th edition

  • Marvin L. Bittinger
  • Judith A. Beecher
  • Barbara L. Johnson

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Table of contents

Index of Applications

Preface


1Whole Numbers

1.1Standard Notation

1.2Addition

1.3Subtraction

1.4Multiplication

1.5Division

Mid-Chapter Review

1.6Rounding and Estimating; Order

1.7Solving Equations

1.8Applications and Problem Solving

Translating for Success

1.9Exponential Notation and Order of Operations

Summary and Review

Test


2Fraction Notation: Multiplication and Division

2.1Factorizations

2.2Divisibility

2.3Fractions and Fraction Notation

2.4Multiplication and Applications

2.5Simplifying

Mid-Chapter Review

2.6Multiplying, Simplifying, and Applications

2.7Division and Applications

Translating for Success

Summary and Review

Test


3Fraction Notation and Mixed Numerals

3.1Least Common Multiples

3.2Addition and Applications

3.3Subtraction, Order, and Applications

Translating for Success

3.4Mixed Numerals

Mid-Chapter Review

3.5Addition and Subtraction Using Mixed Numerals; Applications

3.6Multiplication and Division Using Mixed Numerals; Applications

Translating for Success

3.7Order of Operations, Complex Fractions, and Estimation

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


4Decimal Notation

4.1Decimal Notation, Order, and Rounding

4.2Addition and Subtraction

4.3Multiplication

4.4Division

Mid-Chapter Review

4.5Converting from Fraction Notation to Decimal Notation

4.6Estimating

4.7Applications and Problem Solving

Translating for Success

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


5Ratio and Proportion

5.1Introduction to Ratios

5.2Rates and Unit Prices

5.3Proportions

Mid-Chapter Review

5.4Applications of Proportions

Translating for Success

5.5Geometric Applications

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


6Percent Notation

6.1Percent Notation

6.2Percent Notation and Fraction Notation

6.3Solving Percent Problems Using Percent Equations

6.4Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions

Mid-Chapter Review

6.5Applications of Percent

Translating for Success

6.6Sales Tax, Commission, and Discount

6.7Simple Interest and Compound Interest; Credit Cards

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


7Data, Graphs, and Statistics

7.1Interpreting Data from Tables and Graphs

7.2Interpreting and Drawing Bar Graphs and Line Graphs

7.3Descriptive Statistics

Mid-Chapter Review

7.4Frequency Distributions and Histograms

7.5Probability

Translating for Success

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


8Measurement

8.1Linear Measures: American Units

8.2Linear Measures: The Metric System

8.3Converting Between American Units and Metric Units

Mid-Chapter Review

8.4 Weight and Mass; Medical Applications

8.5Capacity: Medical Applications

8.6Time and Temperature

8.7Converting Units of Area

Translating for Success

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


9Geometry

9.1Perimeter

9.2Area

9.3Circles

Mid-Chapter Review

9.4Volume

9.5Angles and Triangles

9.6Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem

Translating for Success

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


10Real Numbers

10.1The Real Numbers

10.2Addition of Real Numbers

10.3Subtraction of Real Numbers 

Mid-Chapter Review

10.4Multiplication of Real Numbers

10.5Division of Real Numbers and Order of Operations

Translating for Success

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


11Algebra: Solving Equations and Problems

11.1Introduction to Algebra

11.2Solving Equations: The Addition Principle

11.3Solving Equations: The Multiplication Principle

Mid-Chapter Review

11.4Using the Principles Together

11.5Clearing Fractions and Decimals

11.6Applications and Problem Solving

Translating for Success

Summary and Review

Test

Cumulative Review


Answers

Glossary

Photo Credits

Index

Published by Pearson (April 10th 2018) - Copyright © 2019