Basic Math and Pre-algebra

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Hungry Minds, 2001 - Mathematics - 168 pages
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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 help. 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

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Jerry Bobrow, PhD, is an award-winning teacher and educator. He is a national authority in the field of test preparation. As executive directory of Bobrow Test Preparation Services, Dr. Bobrow has been administering the test preparation programs for most California State Universities for the past 27 years. Dr. Bobrow has authored more than 30 national best-selling test preparation books including Cliffs Preparation Guides for the GRE, GMAT, MSAT, SAT I, CBEST, NTE, ACT, and PPST. Each year he personally lectures to thousands of students on preparing for these important exams.

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