Mathematics for Business Careers

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Prentice Hall, Jul 1, 2000 - Mathematics - 728 pages
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Designed as a true teaching text, this book guides readers through clear, detailed explanations of the principles and practices of business mathematics. The Fifth Edition has been updated and improved to reflect the latest tools and techniques and to help users actively participate in their learning. Text covers whole numbers, fractions, decimal numbers, percent, bank records, payroll, insurance, financial statement analysis, the mathematics of buying and selling, simple interest, bank discount loans, using installment loans, using compound interest and present value, investments, real estate mathematics, inventory and overhead, depreciation, taxes and statistics and graphs. For business, real estate and other professionals requiring a review of principles and practices of business math at the arithmetic level.

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Contents

Whole Numbers
1
Fractions
55
Key Terms
101
Decimal Numbers
105
Key Terms
137
Percent
141
Key Terms
177
Bank Records
181
Compound Interest and Present Value
431
Key Terms
453
Investments
457
Key Terms
487
Real Estate Mathematics
493
Key Terms
511
Inventory and Overhead
515
Key Terms
539

Key Terms
209
Payroll
217
Key Terms
259
The Mathematics of Buying
265
Key Terms
295
The Mathematics of Selling
301
Key Terms
331
Simple Interest
335
Key Terms
373
Bank Discount Loans
377
Key Terms
397
More Complex Loans
401
Key Terms
427
Depreciation
545
Key Terms
575
Insurance
579
Key Terms
617
Financial Statement Analysis
625
Key Terms
671
Statistics and Graphs
679
Key Terms
723
APPENDIX
A-3
The Electronic Calculator
B-1
Answers for Students
C-1
Index
C-45
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