Higher Education

Master Math: Business and Personal Finance Math, 1st Edition

  • Mary Hansen Independence High School, Independence, KS
  • ISBN-10: 1435457889  |  ISBN-13: 9781435457881
  • 304 Pages
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $15.00

About

Overview

MASTER MATH: BUSINESS AND PERSONAL FINANCE MATH is a comprehensive reference guide that explains and clarifies the principles of business and personal finance math in a simple, easy-to-follow style and format. Beginning with the most fundamental topics and progressing through to the more advanced, this book helps clarify the mathematics of personal finance and business using step-by step procedures and solutions, along with practice problems. You'll start by learning the basics of topics like paychecks, taxes, credit card and loan interest, investments, budgets, and business costs to give you a foundation for the more advanced topics covered later in the book. Topics addressed include gross and net pay, banking, credit and loans, owning a car or home, insurance and investments, budgets, costs of doing business, tracking sales and inventory, financial ratios, and business profit and loss. A complete table of contents and a comprehensive index enable readers to quickly find specific topics, and the approachable style and format facilitate an understanding of what can be intimidating and tricky skills. Perfect for students, teachers, and business people, as well as anyone wanting to better understand the mathematics of business or personal finance.

Features and Benefits

  • Provides a basic math review and then introduces new concepts one-by-one.
  • Utilizes a direct learning approach that focus on practical application.
  • Examples are worked out step-by-step.

Table of Contents

1. Basic Math Review.
2. Income.
3. Banking.
4. Credit Cards.
5. Loans.
6. Owning Property or a Vehicle.
7. Insurance and Investments.
8. Budgets.
9. Business Costs.
10. Sales and Marketing.
11. Manage People and Inventory.
12. Financial Statements and Ratios.
13. Business Statistics and Economic Indicators.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

90 Days to Success Marketing and Advertising Your Small Business  (ISBN-10: 1435458281 | ISBN-13: 9781435458284)

Regardless of the industry they are in, small business owners need to attract new business. 90 DAYS TO SUCCESS MARKETING AND ADVERTISING YOUR SMALL Business is designed to educate small business owners on the various forms of advertising that are available today, help them identify which forms are appropriate for their business and customer base, and how to develop marketing and advertising strategies with quantifiable (and highly profitable!) results. The book provides a blueprint for a successful, fiscally-sound marketing and advertising campaign that will yield profitable results for any small business within just 90 days. With this book and some common sense, you'll be able to make marketing decisions that can help your business weather the tough times and grow to new heights.

List Price = $19.99  | CengageBrain Price = $19.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $15.00

Student Supplements

90 Days to Success Marketing and Advertising Your Small Business  (ISBN-10: 1435458281 | ISBN-13: 9781435458284)

Regardless of the industry they are in, small business owners need to attract new business. 90 DAYS TO SUCCESS MARKETING AND ADVERTISING YOUR SMALL Business is designed to educate small business owners on the various forms of advertising that are available today, help them identify which forms are appropriate for their business and customer base, and how to develop marketing and advertising strategies with quantifiable (and highly profitable!) results. The book provides a blueprint for a successful, fiscally-sound marketing and advertising campaign that will yield profitable results for any small business within just 90 days. With this book and some common sense, you'll be able to make marketing decisions that can help your business weather the tough times and grow to new heights.

List Price = $19.99  | CengageBrain Price = $19.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $15.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Mary Hansen

Mary Hansen received her B.A. in mathematics and M.A.T in education from Trinity University in San Antonio Texas. She has taught mathematics and special education and the elementary, high school and college level in Texas, North Carolina and Kansas. She is the author of Business Math, 17e, and the co-author of three high school mathematics textbooks. She currently works as an educational consultant and freelance writer.