Basic Math and PreAlgebra: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)ISBN: 9781118446560
408 pages
April 2013

Description
1001 Basic Math & Pre Algebra Practice Problems For Dummies
Practice makes perfect—and helps deepen your understanding of basic math and prealgebra by solving problems
1001 Basic Math & PreAlgebra Practice Problems For Dummies, with free access to online practice problems, takes you beyond the instruction and guidance offered in Basic Math & PreAlgebra For Dummies, giving you 1,001 opportunities to practice solving problems from the major topics in your math course. You begin with some basic arithmetic practice, move on to fractions, decimals, and percents, tackle story problems, and finish up with basic algebra. Every practice question includes not only a solution but a stepbystep explanation. From the book, go online and find:
 One year free subscription to all 1001 practice problems
 Onthego access any way you want it—from your computer, smart phone, or tablet
 Multiple choice questions on all you math course topics
 Personalized reports that track your progress and help show you where you need to study the most
 Customized practice sets for selfdirected study
 Practice problems categorized as easy, medium, or hard
The practice problems in 1001 Basic Math & PreAlgebra
Practice Problems For Dummies give you a chance to practice and
reinforce the skills you learn in class and help you refine your
understanding of basic math & prealgebra.
Note to readers: 1,001 Basic Math & PreAlgebra Practice Problems For Dummies, which only includes problems to solve, is a great companion to Basic Math & PreAlgebra I For Dummies, which offers complete instruction on all topics in a typical Basic Math & PreAlgebra course.
Table of Contents
Part I: The Questions 5
Chapter 1: The Big Four Operations 7
Chapter 2: Less than Zero: Working with Negative Numbers 11
Chapter 3: You’ve Got the Power: Powers and Roots 17
Chapter 4: Following Orders: Order of Operations 23
Chapter 5: Big Four Word Problems 29
Chapter 6: Divided We Stand 35
Chapter 7: Factors and Multiples 43
Chapter 8: Word Problems about Factors and Multiples 49
Chapter 9: Fractions 53
Chapter 10: Decimals 63
Chapter 11: Percents 69
Chapter 12: Ratios and Proportions 75
Chapter 13: Word Problems for Fractions, Decimals, and Percents 79
Chapter 14: Scientific Notation 87
Chapter 15: Weights and Measures 91
Chapter 16: Geometry 97
Chapter 17: Graphing 109
Chapter 18: Statistics and Probability 115
Chapter 19: Set Theory 123
Chapter 20: Algebraic Expressions 127
Chapter 21: Solving Algebraic Equations 133
Chapter 22: Solving Algebra Word Problems 139
Part II: The Answers 143
Chapter 23: Answers 145
Index 389
Author Information
Mark Zegarelli is a math and test prep tutor and instructor in SanFrancisco and New Jersey. He is the author of Basic Math & PreAlgebra For Dummies, SAT Math For Dummies, ACT Math For Dummies, Logic For Dummies, and Calculus II For Dummies .