Math Word Problems Demystified 2/E Paperback / softback
by Allan Bluman
Part of the Demystified series
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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Your solution to MATH word PROBLEMS!Find yourself stuck on the tracks when two trains are traveling at different speeds?
Help has arrived! Math Word Problems Demystified, Second Edition is your ticket to problem-solving success. Based on mathematician George Polya's proven four-step process, this practical guide helps you master the basic procedures and develop a plan of action you can use to solve many different types of word problems.
Tips for using systems of equations and quadratic equations are included.
Detailed examples and concise explanations make it easy to understand the material, and end-of-chapter quizzes and a final exam help reinforce learning. It's a no-brainer! You'll learn to solve:Decimal, fraction, and percent problemsProportion and formula problemsNumber and digit problemsDistance and mixture problemsFinance, lever, and work problemsGeometry, probability, and statistics problemsSimple enough for a beginner, but challenging enough for an advanced student, Math Word Problems Demystified, Second Edition helps you master this essential mathematics skill.