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Mathematics Tutoring: Basic Mathematics
This guide provides information on additional tutoring resources for FSCJ students
This playlist covers a method to help calculate and estimate quickly in your mind saving you time.
It helps to start with the video “Mental Math Secrets! - The Secret to Mental Addition - Mental Math Tricks for Fast Calculations!” This video shows you number compliments that is used in some of the mental math videos.
Arithmetic Video Lessons from Math Antics
These 22 videos cover topics such as place value, multiplication, division, distributive property and more.
Percent Video Lessons from Math Antics
These 7 videos cover topics such finding a percent, ratios, and proportions.
Fraction Video Lessons from Math Antics
These 16 videos cover topics such as types of fractions, multiplying, simplifying and more.
Algebra Basics Video Lessons from Math Antics
These 10 videos cover topics such as solving 2-step equations, simplifying polynomials and more.
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra by Debra Anne Ross; Debra RossGet ready to master basic arithmetic subjects, principles, and formulas! Master Math: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra is a comprehensive reference guide that explains and clarifies mathematic principles in a simple, easy-to-follow style and format. Beginning with the most basic fundamental topics and progressingthrough to the more advanced, Master Math: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra explains the principles and operations of arithmetic, provides step-by-step procedures and solutions, and presents examples and applications. A complete table of contents and a comprehensive index enable you to quickly find specific topics, and the approachable style and format facilitate an understanding of what can be intimidating and tricky skills. Perfect for both students who need some extra help or rusty professionals who want to brush up on their basic math skills, Master Math: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra will help you mastereverything from fractions and decimals to roots and radicals.
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2009-05-21
Business Math Demystified by Allan G. BlumanPublisher'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. This work teaches business-management students all the basic mathematics used in a retail business and follows the standard curriculum of Business Math courses.
Arithmetic and Algebra-- Again by Brita Immergut; Jean Burr SmithThe bestselling guide updated and expanded for today's mathphobes Written by two pioneers of the concept of math anxiety and how to overcome it, Arithmetic and Algebra Again has helped tens of thousands of people conquer their irrational fear of math. This revised and expanded second edition of the perennial bestseller: Features the latest techniques for breaking through common anxieties about numbers Takes a real-world approach that lets mathphobes learn the math they need as they need it Covers all key math areas--from whole numbers and fractions to basic algebra Features a section on practical math for banking, mortgages, interest, and statistics and probability Includes a new section on the graphing calculator, a chapter on the metric system, a section on word problems, and all updated exercises
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2005-01-01
E-Z Math by Anthony Prindle; Katie Prindle; Eugene J. FarleyKnown for many years as Barron's Easy Way Series, the new editions of these popular self-teaching titles are now Barron's E-Z Series. Brand-new cover designs reflect all new page layouts, which feature extensive two-color treatment, a fresh, modern typeface, and more graphic material than ever-- charts, graphs, diagrams, instructive line illustrations, and where appropriate, amusing cartoons. Meanwhile, the quality of the books' contents remains at least as high as ever. Barron's E-Z books are self-help manuals focused to improve students' grades in a wide variety of academic and practical subjects. For most subjects, the level of difficulty ranges between high school and college-101 standards. Although primarily designed as self-teaching manuals, these books are also preferred by many teachers as classroom supplements--and for some courses, as main textbooks. E-Z books review their subjects in detail, and feature both short quizzes and longer tests with answers to help students gauge their learning progress. Subject heads and key phrases are set in a second color as an easy reference aid. Barron's E-Z Math reviews whole numbers, fractions, percentages, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, word problems, probability, and statistics. The book also presents a diagnostic and a practice test with answers.
Call Number: QA39.3 .P75 2009 (Downtown)
Publication Date: 2009-04-01
Basic Math Refresher by Stephen Hearne; Adel Arshaghi (Editor)Do You Need Extra Help with Math? Then REA’s Basic Math Refresher is perfect for you!Updated Second Edition REA’s newest edition of our popular Basic Math Refresher helps students and adults refresh their math knowledge in a fast and easy-to-understand format. It’s everyday math for everyday people. Citing real-life situations and using hundreds of example problems, Stephen Hearne’s Basic Math Refresher is perfect for anyone who needs to grasp the concepts of basic mathematics. It’s a fast and easy way to learn basic math! This handy reference book explains the basics of commonly used math topics, including addition, decimals, percentages, fractions, averages, sales tax, and more. It’s a great tool to have on hand when preparing for homework, quizzes, or exams. If you are an adult who wants to brush up on your math skills you’ll find it an easy-to-use resource. The book includes hundreds of math examples solved step-by-step and a glossary of must-know math terms. Each chapter is devoted to a specific math topic and explains basic math functions in a simple style. Numerous examples show students and adults how to solve math problems quickly and correctly. Basic Math Refresher is an excellent classroom reference book and/or textbook supplement. The easy-to-follow format is perfect for middle school, high school, and college students who need a simple math refresher. Adults who need help with basic math will view it as a practical guide to math concepts they have forgotten or never fully grasped in school. If you’re math phobic, or just need to refresh your math skills, this book is for you!
Call Number: QA139 .H36 2012 (North)
Publication Date: 2011-11-11
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra for Dummies® by Mark ZegarelliBasic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies, 2nd Edition (9781118791981) is now being published as Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies, 2nd Edition (9781119293637). While this version features an older Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the new release and should not be considered a different product. Tips for simplifying tricky basic math and pre-algebra operations Whether you're a student preparing to take algebra or a parent who wants or needs to brush up on basic math, this fun, friendly guide has the tools you need to get in gear. From positive, negative, and whole numbers to fractions, decimals, and percents, you'll build necessary math skills to tackle more advanced topics, such as imaginary numbers, variables, and algebraic equations. Explanations and practical examples that mirror today's teaching methods Relevant cultural vernacular and references Standard For Dummies materials that match the current standard and design Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies takes the intimidation out of tricky operations and helps you get ready for algebra!
Call Number: QA43 .Z438 2013 (Deerwood)
Publication Date: 2014-02-03
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra by Debra Anne Ross; Debra RossMaster Math: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra is a comprehensive arithmetic book that explains the subject matter in a user-friendly and accessible manner. It begins with the most basic fundamental principles and progresses through more advanced topics to establish a solid math foundation. Basic Math and Pre-Algebra provides step-by-step solutions to problems in topics such as complex fractions, mixed numbers and improper fractions; converting fractions, percents, and decimals; solving equations with logarithms or exponents, and much more.
Call Number: QA39.3 .R68 2010 (Cecil, Downtown)
Publication Date: 2009-05-21
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra by Bob MillerAll of the courses in the junior high, high school and college mathematics curriculum require a grounding in certain fundamentals, knowledge of mathematical principles required for algebra, geometry, or any other discipline beyond the bare essentials, as well as knowledge of techniques for working problems and manipulating the elements of mathematical formulas and other tools. This text aims to give students the help they need to master these fundamental techniques, give them a solid understanding of how basic mathematics works, and prepare them to perform well in any further mathematics courses they take.
MathTV.com has videos on basic math, algebra, and more. Each major topic has subtopics that allow you to find a video that demonstartes how to solve specific math problems. For example, using the commutative property to rewrite a sum. You also have an option of presenter for each problem.