Karen L. Anglin, «CliffsQuickReview Math Word Problems»

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Karen L. Anglin, «CliffsQuickReview Math Word Problems»
Cliffs Notes | ISBN 0764544926 | 2004 Year | linked png-files | 9,11 Mb | 216 Pages

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CliffsQuickReview Math Word Problems gives you a clear, concise, easy-to-use review of the basics of solving math word problems. Introducing each topic, defining key terms, and carefully walking you through each sample problem gives you insight and understanding to solving math word problems. You begin by building a strong foundation in translating expressions, inserting parentheses, and simplifying expressions. On top of that base, you can build your skills for solving word problems:

Discover the six basic steps for solving word problems
Translate English-language statements into equations and then solve them
Solve geometry problems involving single and multiple shapes
Work on proportion and percent problems
Solve summation problems by using the Board Method
Use tried-and-true methods to solve problems about money, investments, mixtures, and distance
CliffsQuickReview Math Word Problems 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 information:

View the chapter on common errors and how to avoid them
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Use the glossary to find key terms fast
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