Practical Math Applications

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Authors : Sharon Burton; Nelda Shelton


464 Pages  Spiralbound 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2005, 1996

©2011 , Published


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PRACTICAL MATH APPLICATIONS, 3E offers users math skills needed for business and personal applications. The text begins with a comprehensive review of the basic math functions (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) and progresses to fractions and decimals. Once the students have maste... more


Math and Surfing the Net, included within each chapter, is an Internet feature to enrich learning with real-world applications. Users are asked to report on math-related topics researched on the Internet.

A Student CD, included with the book, contains the Excel files to be used in the practices an... more

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NEW, exciting 4-color design makes it easy to follow instructions.

NNEW Four-step plan (clues, action plan, solve, conclusion) teaches students a process to solve word problems.

NEW Math @ Work profiles an employee in a popular industry such as business or culinary arts and shows how math is used ... more