This is a free, open textbook covering a two-quarter pre-calculus sequence including trigonometry. The first portion of the book is an investigation of functions, exploring the graphical behavior of,... More > interpretation of, and solutions to problems involving linear, polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions. An emphasis is placed on modeling and interpretation, as well as the important characteristics needed in calculus.< Less
Yikes! Chemistry is coming up! This book is designed for beginning chemistry students who would like to master the math skills they will need to be successful in chemistry (and may have missed along... More > the way).
The topics covered include: using units, algebra for chemistry, scientific notation, scientific calculators, significant figures, making conversions, graphing with calculators and Excel, direct and inverse proportions, the mole concept and geometry for chemistry.
If a student completes this book before taking a chemistry course, they will get better grades, enjoy chemistry more and find themselves helping their friends with the concepts they learned here.< Less
ENLIGHTENED DISCIPLINE is for teachers and parents of young children. Enlightened Discipline lifts us, as professionals, to the next level of teaching. Unlock the three keys to teaching children... More > self-respect, personal responsibility and compassion. A must for parents, preschool teachers, nannies and anyone who works with young children.
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This book is designed for use by independent study students. There are six chapters in this book: (1) Fractions, (2) Decimals, (3) Percents, (4) Measurement, (5) Calculator... More > Skills/Formulas/Proportions, (6) Algebra. In each chapter the student begins by studying basic concepts, then progresses through computational skills involving both pencil/paper and calculator approaches. Applied problems are presented throughout the book to illustrate the relevance of each topic. Included in each chapter are numerous examples, practice problems with full answer keys, and quizzes for self-evaluation. This textbook is used as part of the Patient Care Academy 2 curriculum at Madison College, Madison, WI.< Less
Sett i gang I consists of 15 chapters organized
around five main themes. The textbook is 229
pages and suitable for the first semester of a
university course or during the first year of a
community... More > education class.< Less
A text suitable for a Precalculus I course. After a "toolbox" and the introduction of Power Functions, it investigates systematically Polynomial and Rational Functions by way of (Laurent)... More > Polynomial Approximations.< Less
This is a prealgebra textbook, used by the Department of Mathematics at College of the Redwoods, Eureka, California, in their Math 376 course.
Errata and Individual chapter and solutions are... More > available at:
The Transforming System: A Practical Handbook for Understanding the Changes in California Community Mental Health focuses on the Recovery Orientation to mental wellness that is the gold standard for... More > healthcare in California and the United States. The Handbook is a comprehensive and practical resource that can be utilized by educators and supervisors to address the evolving changes in healthcare delivery systems.
Contents of the text are the product of a collaborative effort including contributions by clinicians, managers, educators, employers and consumers across the state of California. Discussion questions following each section provide useful guidelines for educators who are preparing classroom assignments. Beyond the classroom, this book is designed to be relevant and practical for students preparing for placement as well as for agency employees at all levels who wish to update their knowledge and practical application skills related to the changing systems of care.< Less
Taking the Mystery Out of Texas School Finance is one in a series of books written with the 7-Eleven Test in mind. If communication is carried out correctly, anyone could walk down to his or her... More > local convenient store and discuss concepts covered in this book and anyone he or she may speak to at the store would fully understand what was being discussed without being burdened by an excessive number of school finance terms. Through a better understanding of school finance concepts, school board members, teachers, school administrators, and the public will make better decisions concerning finance issues that will assure the highest quality education for all children.< Less
The third edition of this college-level business math book, revised and updated in 2013, originally published in 2007.
NOTE: This is the THIRD EDITION of this book. The 2nd edition is still... More > in print. Before ordering MAKE SURE THAT THIS IS THE CORRECT EDITION being used at your college!< Less
The J-M Institute Private/Home High School Workbook I is the first in the series of five workbooks. These study books are designed to complement the fifteen-weeks of study to complete a high school... More > diploma or prepare for the GED.< Less
Global Consulting Corporation incorporates many topics commonly covered in AIS courses: transaction processing, internal control, database design, systems documentation and many others. The print... More > portion comprises four sections: company description, AIS concepts review, transaction data and assignment questions. Actual business documents (purchase orders, invoices and the like) are available free through my AIS blog. The case can be used with any AIS textbook, including my own.< Less
An introductory text for high school students with reduced mathematical demand. Includes text, examples, "For Practice" exercises, labs, activities, and problems. Includes learning... More > standards for implementation of standards-based grading and an integrated lab notebook.< Less