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MindTap Math for Prealgebra: An Applied Approach 6th Edition

Richard N. Aufmann, Joanne S. Lockwood

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Overview

MindTap™ Math for Aufmann/Lockwood's Prealgebra: An Applied Approach, 6th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers.

Richard N. Aufmann, Palomar College

Richard Aufmann is the lead author of two bestselling developmental math series and a bestselling college algebra and trigonometry series, as well as several derivative math texts. He received a BA in mathematics from the University of California, Irvine, and an MA in mathematics from California State University, Long Beach. Mr. Aufmann taught math, computer science, and physics at Palomar College in California, where he was on the faculty for 28 years. His textbooks are highly recognized and respected among college mathematics professors. Today, Mr. Aufmann's professional interests include quantitative literacy, the developmental math curriculum, and the impact of technology on curriculum development.

Joanne S. Lockwood, Nashua Community College

Joanne Lockwood received a BA in English Literature from St. Lawrence University and both an MBA and a BA in mathematics from Plymouth State University. Ms. Lockwood taught at Plymouth State University and Nashua Community College in New Hampshire, and has over 20 years' experience teaching mathematics at the high school and college level. Ms. Lockwood has co-authored two bestselling developmental math series, as well as numerous derivative math texts and ancillaries. Ms. Lockwood's primary interest today is helping developmental math students overcome their challenges in learning math.
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  • Break course content down into movable objects to promote personalization, encourage interactivity and ensure student engagement.
  • Customize the course – from tools to text – and make adjustments ‘on the fly,’ making it possible to intertwine breaking news into their lessons and incorporate today’s teachable moments.
  • Bring interactivity into learning through the integration of multimedia assets (apps from Cengage Learning and other providers), numerous in-context exercises and supplements, student engagement will increase leading to better student outcomes.
  • Track students' use, activities and comprehension in real-time, which provides opportunities for early intervention to influence progress and outcomes. Grades are visible and archived so students and instructors always have access to current standings in the class.
  • Assess knowledge throughout each section: after readings, in activities, homework, and quizzes.
  • Automatically grade of all homework and quizzes.
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This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

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  • ISBN-10: 1285513428
  • ISBN-13: 9781285513423
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Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Complete Solutions Manual

ISBN: 9781285092324
The Complete Solutions Manual provides worked-out solutions to all of the problems in the text.

General Instructor's Resource Binder with IRB Appendix

ISBN: 9781285161570
Each section of the main text is discussed in uniquely designed Teaching Guides containing tips, examples, activities, worksheets, overheads, assessments, and solutions to all worksheet and activities.

PowerLecture Diploma

ISBN: 9781285089850

Student Solutions Manual

ISBN: 9781285092331
The Student Solutions Manual contains the complete solutions to all odd-numbered exercises in the text.

AIM for Success Practice Sheets

ISBN: 9781285161525
Additional practice problems to help your students learn the material.

Student Workbook

ISBN: 9781285092355
Get a head start! The Student Workbook contains all of the assessments, activities, and worksheets from the Instructor's Resource Binder for classroom discussions, in-class activities, and group work.

FOR STUDENTS

Student Solutions Manual

ISBN: 9781285092331
The Student Solutions Manual contains the complete solutions to all odd-numbered exercises in the text.

AIM for Success Practice Sheets

ISBN: 9781285161525
Practice with additional problems to help you learn the material.

Student Workbook

ISBN: 9781285092355
Get a head start! The Student Workbook contains all of the assessments, activities, and worksheets from the Instructor's Resource Binder for classroom discussions, in-class activities, and group work.