Higher Education

Business Math Using Excel, 1st Edition

  • includes CD-ROM
  • Sharon Burton Professor, Brookhaven College and Dallas County Community College District, Farmer's Branch, TX
  • Nelda Shelton Formerly of Tarrant County College District, South Campus, Fort Worth, TX
  • ISBN-10: 0538726016  |  ISBN-13: 9780538726016
  • 704 Pages
  • © 2005 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $166.50
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Business Math Using Excel prepares users for the business world by incorporating math concepts using two approaches. The first approach uses the traditional method of calculating. The second approach teaches those same concepts using the functions of Excel. Today’s office workers are often challenged with Excel worksheets that include complex calculations that once were done using desktop calculators. Business Math Using Excel helps users create formulas and use the functions of Excel to make it the powerful application tool it is meant to be and to develop a high level of math skill.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Basic Math Functions 2. Fractions Chapter 3. Percent Chapter 4. Bank Services Chapter 5. Payroll Chapter 6. Taxes & Insurance Chapter 7. Purchasing Merchandise Chapter 8. Markup and Markdown Chapter 9. Interest Chapter 10. Consumer Credit and Mortgages Chapter 11. Annuities, Stocks, & Bonds 12. Depreciation Chapter 13. Financial Statements 14. Business Statistics Student Progress Record Index

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Sharon Burton

Sharon Burton is a professor in the Business Studies Division at Brookhaven College. In addition, she works in the Office of New Program Development, Dallas Community College District (DCCCD) in Farmer's Branch, Texas. Ms. Burton has more than 25 years of successful instructional experience in the community college environment. Most recently Ms. Burton has specialized in designing and teaching effective Internet courses, including business math, MS Office, and business writing. Ms. Burton earned her B.B.A. from Lamar University and her M.B.E. from University of North Texas.

Nelda Shelton

Nelda Shelton received her B.S. and M.B.E. degrees from the University of North Texas, Denton, Texas. She has taught full-time in the Business and Office Administration Departments of Tarrant County College, South Campus in Fort Worth, Texas. Ms. Shelton's teaching experience encompasses business math, business communications, office procedures, and introduction to accounting both in the classroom and distance learning via the Internet. She has worked part time for the U. S. Office of Personnel Management as a trainer and as an independent contractor. She has also served as a part-time instructor the Dallas County Community College District. Ms. Shelton has co-authored several successful texts in areas of business and office administration.