Editor/Author
Szecsei, Denise

Publication Year: 2011

Publisher: Career Press

Price: Core Collection Only

ISBN: 978-1-60163-168-8

Category: Mathematics & Statistics - Mathematics

Image Count:
70

Book Status: Available

Table of Contents

Homework Helpers: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra will help build a solid mathematical foundation and enable students to gain the confidence they need to continue their education in mathematics.

- Preface: Welcome to Homework Helpers Basic Math and Pre-Algebra!
- Chapter 1: Numbers
- Lesson 1-1: Symbols Used
- Lesson 1-2: Addition
- Lesson 1-3: Subtraction
- Lesson 1-4: Multiplication
- Lesson 1-5: Properties of 0 and 1
- Lesson 1-6: Division
- Lesson 1-7: Prime Numbers and Factoring
- Lesson 1-8: Order of Operations
- Lesson 1-9: Variables and the Distributive Property
- Chapter 2: Integers
- Lesson 2-1: The Number Line and Absolute Value
- Lesson 2-2: Adding Integers
- Lesson 2-3: Subtracting Integers
- Lesson 2-4: Multiplying Integers
- Lesson 2-5: Dividing Integers
- Lesson 2-6: Integers and the Distributive Property
- Chapter 3: Operations With Fractions
- Lesson 3-1: Multiplying Fractions
- Lesson 3-2: Simplifying Fractions
- Lesson 3-3: Dividing Fractions
- Lesson 3-4: Adding Fractions
- Lesson 3-5: Subtracting Fractions
- Lesson 3-6: Fractions and the Distributive Property
- Chapter 4: Exponents
- Lesson 4-1: Positive Integer Powers
- Lesson 4-2: Rules for Exponents
- Lesson 4-3: Negative Integer Powers
- Lesson 4-4: When the Power Is Zero
- Lesson 4-5: Powers of Quotients and Products
- Lesson 4-6: Square Roots and Irrational Numbers
- Chapter 5: Decimals
- Lesson 5-1: The Decimal System
- Lesson 5-2: Adding and Subtracting Decimal Numbers
- Lesson 5-3: Multiplying Decimal Numbers
- Lesson 5-4: Dividing Decimal Numbers
- Lesson 5-5: Rounding and Estimating
- Lesson 5-6: Comparing Decimals and Fractions
- Chapter 6: Expressions and Equations
- Lesson 6-1: Evaluating Expressions
- Lesson 6-2: Equations
- Lesson 6-3: Equality
- Lesson 6-4: Algebraic Properties of Equality
- Lesson 6-5: Solving Linear Equations in 1 Step
- Lesson 6-6: Solving Linear Equations in 2 Steps
- Chapter 7: Ratios, Proportions, and Percents
- Lesson 7-1: Ratios and Unit Rates
- Lesson 7-2: Proportions
- Lesson 7-3: Proportions and Percents
- Lesson 7-4: Percents and Equations
- Lesson 7-5: Percent Change
- Lesson 7-6: Mark-up and Discount
- Chapter 8: Inequalities and Graphs
- Lesson 8-1: Inequalities
- Lesson 8-2: Properties of Inequalities
- Lesson 8-3: Solving Inequalities in 1 Step
- Lesson 8-4: Solving Inequalities in 2 Steps
- Lesson 8-5: Graphing Inequalities Using the Number Line
- Chapter 9: Linear Functions and Graphs
- Lesson 9-1: Relations and Functions
- Lesson 9-2: Linear Functions and Equations
- Lesson 9-3: The Cartesian Coordinate System
- Lesson 9-4: Slope and Intercepts
- Lesson 9-5: Graphing Linear Equations
- Chapter 10: Algebra and Geometry
- Lesson 10-1: Polygons
- Lesson 10-2: Midpoint
- Lesson 10-3: Perimeter
- Lesson 10-4: Right Triangles and the Pythagorean Theorem
- Lesson 10-5: Special Right Triangles
- Lesson 10-6: The Distance Formula
- Lesson 10-7: Area
- Lesson 10-8: Circles
- Chapter 11: Monomials and Polynomials
- Lesson 11-1: Adding and Subtracting Monomials
- Lesson 11-2: Multiplying and Dividing Monomials
- Lesson 11-3: Adding and Subtracting Polynomials
- Lesson 11-4: Multiplying Polynomials
- Chapter 12: Applications
- Lesson 12-1: How to Approach Word Problems
- Lesson 12-2: Finding Integers
- Lesson 12-3: Rate Problems
- Lesson 12-4: Money Problems
- Lesson 12-5: Spatial Problems
- Final Exam
- Solutions
- About the Author