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The Resource Everyday math demystified, Stan Gibilisco

Everyday math demystified, Stan Gibilisco

Label
Everyday math demystified
Title
Everyday math demystified
Statement of responsibility
Stan Gibilisco
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive overview of everyday mathematics, including terminology, numbers, measurements, fractions, graphs, and more. Includes exam questions with answers
Member of
Cataloging source
B@L
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibilisco, Stan
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA93
LC item number
.G37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • programmed texts
Series statement
Demystified series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematik
  • MATHEMATICS
Label
Everyday math demystified, Stan Gibilisco
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes algebra, geometry, trigonometry, statistics, vectors, logarithms, math for physics
  • " ... for people who want to refine their math skills at the high school level"--Preface
  • "Self-Teaching guide ... understand and solve common math problems that come up in everyday situations ... drawings, tables, quizzes and a 'final exam'"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 428-429) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Expressing Quantities -- Numbers and Arithmetic -- Sets -- Numbering Systems -- Integers -- Rational, Irrational, and Real Numbers -- Number Operations -- More Principles Worth Memorizing -- Still More Principles -- Quiz -- How Variables Relate -- This versus That -- Simple Graphs -- Tweaks, Trends, and Correlation -- Quiz -- Extreme Numbers -- Subscripts and Superscripts -- Power-of-10 Notation -- In Action -- Approximation and Precedence -- Significant Figures -- Quiz -- How Things Are Measured -- Systems of Units -- Base Units in SI -- Other Units in SI -- Conversions -- Quiz -- Test: Part 1 -- Finding Unknowns -- Basic Algebra -- Single-Variable Linear Equations -- Two-by-Two Linear Equations -- Quiz -- More Algebra -- Quadratic Equations -- Beyond Reality -- One-Variable, Higher-Order Equations -- Quiz -- A Statistics Sampler -- Experiments and Variables -- Populations and Samples -- Distributions -- More Definitions -- Quiz -- Taking Chances -- The Probability Fallacy -- Properties of Outcomes -- Permutations and Combinations -- Quiz -- Test: Part 2 -- Shapes and Places -- Geometry on the Flats -- Fundamental Rules -- Triangles -- Quadrilaterals -- Circles and Ellipses -- Quiz -- Geometry in Space -- Points, Lines, and Planes -- Straight-Edged Objects -- Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres -- Quiz -- Graphing It -- The Cartesian Plane -- Straight Lines in the Cartesian Plane -- The Polar Coordinate Plane -- Some Examples -- Quiz -- A Taste of Trigonometry -- More about Circles -- Primary Circular Functions -- Secondary Circular Functions -- The Right Triangle Model -- Pythagorean Extras -- Quiz -- Test: Part 3 -- Math in Science -- Vectors and 3D -- Vectors in the Cartesian Plane -- Rectangular 3D Coordinates -- Vectors in Cartesian Three-Space -- Flat Planes in Space -- Straight Lines in Space -- Quiz -- Growth and Decay -- Growth by Addition -- Growth by Multiplication -- Exponential Functions -- Rules for Exponentials -- Logarithms -- Rules for Logarithms -- Graphs Based on Logarithms -- Quiz -- How Things Move -- Mass and Force -- Displacement -- Speed and Velocity -- Acceleration -- Momentum -- Quiz -- Test: Part 4
Control code
ocm55676341
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 439 pages
Isbn
9780071431194
Lccn
2004300919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55676341
  • (OCoLC)55676341
Label
Everyday math demystified, Stan Gibilisco
Link
Publication
Note
  • Includes algebra, geometry, trigonometry, statistics, vectors, logarithms, math for physics
  • " ... for people who want to refine their math skills at the high school level"--Preface
  • "Self-Teaching guide ... understand and solve common math problems that come up in everyday situations ... drawings, tables, quizzes and a 'final exam'"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 428-429) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Expressing Quantities -- Numbers and Arithmetic -- Sets -- Numbering Systems -- Integers -- Rational, Irrational, and Real Numbers -- Number Operations -- More Principles Worth Memorizing -- Still More Principles -- Quiz -- How Variables Relate -- This versus That -- Simple Graphs -- Tweaks, Trends, and Correlation -- Quiz -- Extreme Numbers -- Subscripts and Superscripts -- Power-of-10 Notation -- In Action -- Approximation and Precedence -- Significant Figures -- Quiz -- How Things Are Measured -- Systems of Units -- Base Units in SI -- Other Units in SI -- Conversions -- Quiz -- Test: Part 1 -- Finding Unknowns -- Basic Algebra -- Single-Variable Linear Equations -- Two-by-Two Linear Equations -- Quiz -- More Algebra -- Quadratic Equations -- Beyond Reality -- One-Variable, Higher-Order Equations -- Quiz -- A Statistics Sampler -- Experiments and Variables -- Populations and Samples -- Distributions -- More Definitions -- Quiz -- Taking Chances -- The Probability Fallacy -- Properties of Outcomes -- Permutations and Combinations -- Quiz -- Test: Part 2 -- Shapes and Places -- Geometry on the Flats -- Fundamental Rules -- Triangles -- Quadrilaterals -- Circles and Ellipses -- Quiz -- Geometry in Space -- Points, Lines, and Planes -- Straight-Edged Objects -- Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres -- Quiz -- Graphing It -- The Cartesian Plane -- Straight Lines in the Cartesian Plane -- The Polar Coordinate Plane -- Some Examples -- Quiz -- A Taste of Trigonometry -- More about Circles -- Primary Circular Functions -- Secondary Circular Functions -- The Right Triangle Model -- Pythagorean Extras -- Quiz -- Test: Part 3 -- Math in Science -- Vectors and 3D -- Vectors in the Cartesian Plane -- Rectangular 3D Coordinates -- Vectors in Cartesian Three-Space -- Flat Planes in Space -- Straight Lines in Space -- Quiz -- Growth and Decay -- Growth by Addition -- Growth by Multiplication -- Exponential Functions -- Rules for Exponentials -- Logarithms -- Rules for Logarithms -- Graphs Based on Logarithms -- Quiz -- How Things Move -- Mass and Force -- Displacement -- Speed and Velocity -- Acceleration -- Momentum -- Quiz -- Test: Part 4
Control code
ocm55676341
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 439 pages
Isbn
9780071431194
Lccn
2004300919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55676341
  • (OCoLC)55676341

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