The Resource Math word problems in 15 minutes a day
Math word problems in 15 minutes a day
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Resource Information
The item Math word problems in 15 minutes a day represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Waubonsee Community College.
This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch.
 Summary
 By following the instructions in this ebook, anyone can become a word problem pro in just one month. Each lesson investigates and clarifies one small part of the bigger problem, so students can build upon what was learned the day before. Fun factoids, catchy memory hooks, and valuable shortcuts help ensure that what is learned becomes ingrained. In just 15 minutes a day, students learn to recognize key words in realworld situations and understand how they translate into mathematical equations. They strategize on how best to approach different types of word problems and apply the methods to solve problems involving speed, percentages, money, distance, age, rate comparisons, proportions, etc. Checking their work to make sure they didn't miss any important steps is a key component. The result? Better scores on classroom and standardized tests
 Language
 eng
 Extent
 1 online resource (ix, 344 pages)
 Contents

 Solving word problems selecting the right strategy
 Number sense word problems making them make sense
 Algebra word problems finding the unknown in unknown territory
 Geometry and measurement word problems measuring up
 Probability and statistics word problems increasing your chances
 Posttest
 Label
 Math word problems in 15 minutes a day
 Title
 Math word problems in 15 minutes a day
 Title variation
 Math word problems in fifteen minutes a day
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 By following the instructions in this ebook, anyone can become a word problem pro in just one month. Each lesson investigates and clarifies one small part of the bigger problem, so students can build upon what was learned the day before. Fun factoids, catchy memory hooks, and valuable shortcuts help ensure that what is learned becomes ingrained. In just 15 minutes a day, students learn to recognize key words in realworld situations and understand how they translate into mathematical equations. They strategize on how best to approach different types of word problems and apply the methods to solve problems involving speed, percentages, money, distance, age, rate comparisons, proportions, etc. Checking their work to make sure they didn't miss any important steps is a key component. The result? Better scores on classroom and standardized tests
 Cataloging source
 AzPhLCL
 Dewey number
 510/.76
 Illustrations
 illustrations
 Index
 no index present
 Intended audience
 Junior high/high school
 LC call number
 QA63
 LC item number
 .M39 2009eb
 Literary form
 non fiction
 Nature of contents
 dictionaries
 http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
 LearningExpress (Organization)
 Series statement
 Junior skill builders
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 Word problems (Mathematics)
 Mathematics
 Mathematics
 Mathematics
 Testtaking skills
 Target audience
 adolescent
 Label
 Math word problems in 15 minutes a day
 Antecedent source
 unknown
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Solving word problems selecting the right strategy  Number sense word problems making them make sense  Algebra word problems finding the unknown in unknown territory  Geometry and measurement word problems measuring up  Probability and statistics word problems increasing your chances  Posttest
 Control code
 mfm00180264
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Extent
 1 online resource (ix, 344 pages)
 File format
 one file format
 Form of item
 online
 Governing access note
 Access limited to subscribing institutions
 Level of compression
 unknown
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 Publisher number
 LELSCE016
 Quality assurance targets
 not applicable
 Reformatting quality
 unknown
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number
 (Sirsi) a214146
 System details
 System requirements: Adobe Reader or other PDF reader
 Label
 Math word problems in 15 minutes a day
 Antecedent source
 unknown
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Solving word problems selecting the right strategy  Number sense word problems making them make sense  Algebra word problems finding the unknown in unknown territory  Geometry and measurement word problems measuring up  Probability and statistics word problems increasing your chances  Posttest
 Control code
 mfm00180264
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Extent
 1 online resource (ix, 344 pages)
 File format
 one file format
 Form of item
 online
 Governing access note
 Access limited to subscribing institutions
 Level of compression
 unknown
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 Publisher number
 LELSCE016
 Quality assurance targets
 not applicable
 Reformatting quality
 unknown
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number
 (Sirsi) a214146
 System details
 System requirements: Adobe Reader or other PDF reader
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