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The Resource Everyday math for everyday life : a handbook for when it just doesn't add up, Mark Ryan

Everyday math for everyday life : a handbook for when it just doesn't add up, Mark Ryan

Label
Everyday math for everyday life : a handbook for when it just doesn't add up
Title
Everyday math for everyday life
Title remainder
a handbook for when it just doesn't add up
Statement of responsibility
Mark Ryan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A practical field guide to everyday mathematics explains how to develop helpful math skills in sections that review basic arithmetic and mathematical concepts ranging from fractions and percentages to statistics, ratios, and roots
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QA93
  • BV1610
LC item number
  • .R93 2002
  • .H33
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Everyday math for everyday life : a handbook for when it just doesn't add up, Mark Ryan
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0914/2002069027-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Getting back to basics -- The fundamentals -- Fractions, decimals, and percents -- Ratios and proportions -- Powers and roots -- Basic geometry -- Measurement and conversion -- Probability and odds -- Statistics -- Charts and graphs -- pt. 2. money matters -- Balancing your checkbook -- Credit cards, loans, and mortgages -- Insurance -- Three investment tables -- Investment formulas -- Economic terms explained -- pt. 3. Around the house -- Cooking and food -- Home, lawn, and garden -- Tips for helping your kids with math -- pt. 4. Out and about -- Shopping and tipping -- Gambling and games -- Baseball statistics -- Weather -- Travel and the globe
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 364 p.
Isbn
9780446677264
Lccn
2002069027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50002226
Label
Everyday math for everyday life : a handbook for when it just doesn't add up, Mark Ryan
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0914/2002069027-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Getting back to basics -- The fundamentals -- Fractions, decimals, and percents -- Ratios and proportions -- Powers and roots -- Basic geometry -- Measurement and conversion -- Probability and odds -- Statistics -- Charts and graphs -- pt. 2. money matters -- Balancing your checkbook -- Credit cards, loans, and mortgages -- Insurance -- Three investment tables -- Investment formulas -- Economic terms explained -- pt. 3. Around the house -- Cooking and food -- Home, lawn, and garden -- Tips for helping your kids with math -- pt. 4. Out and about -- Shopping and tipping -- Gambling and games -- Baseball statistics -- Weather -- Travel and the globe
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 364 p.
Isbn
9780446677264
Lccn
2002069027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50002226

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