Basic Maths Practice Problems For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118351614
  • ISBN-13: 9781118351611
  • DDC: 513.076
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 50 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Ready to put pencil to paper and brush up on your maths skills? With practice problems and fully worked-out solutions, Basic Maths Practice Problems For Dummies, UK Edition, is the perfect revision tool.  Whether you're returning to school, studying for an adult numeracy test, helping the kids with homework, or seeking the confidence that a firm maths foundation provides in everyday encounters, Basic Maths Practice Problems For Dummies, UK Edition, provides you with the practice you need to commit mathematics techniques to memory. Maths Practice Problems For Dummies can be used alone or in conjunction with Basic Maths For Dummies. This title contains 2,000 practice problems and solutions - hours of pencil-and-paper basic maths practice. The topics covered in Maths Practice Problems For Dummies and the order in which they're presented, support the U.K. Adult Numeracy Core Curriculum and can be used in preparation for the Entry Level 3, Level 1, and Level 2 Adult Numeracy Tests.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: The Building Blocks of Maths.
3: Getting Started.
4: Introducing the Basics: Addition and Subtraction.
5: Equal Piles: Multiplying and Dividing.
6: Are We Nearly There Yet? Estimating and Rounding.
7: Working with Parts of the Whole.
8: Focus on What Matters.
9: What's the Point? Dealing with Decimals.
10: It's All Relative: Tackling Ratio and Proportion.
11: Working out Perfect Percentages, 100% of the Time.
12: Real-life Maths.
13: Developing the Ground Rules for a Successful Relationship.
14: Counting the Cash: Dealing with Money.
15: Working with Weights.
16: Feeling the Heat: Getting to Grips with Temperature.
17: Sizing up Shapes.
18: Sharpening Your Knowledge of Shapes.
19: Speaking Statistically.
20: Mining Data (no Hard Hat Required).
21: Grappling with Graphs.
22: Average Joe: Sussing out Statistics.
23: What Are the Chances? Playing with Probability.
24: The Part of Tens.
25: Ten (or So) Ways to Check Your Work.
26: Ten Tips for Remembering Your Number Facts.
27: Ten Top Tips for Getting Things Right.