Basic Mathematics Explained Fifth Edition
**By the author of BBC Bitesize Maths (which sold 50,000+ copies)
For students nurses, student teachers, functional skills/ Essential Skills Wales/ Core Skills Scotland/ Core Skills Northern Ireland (* Application of Number).
In Focus- A Studymates Series
Who else wants to spend less time studying and be able to calculate correctly each time?
This book is aimed at anyone – adults and children alike – who is having trouble with basic mathematics
This book includes details on:
- Numbers and place value,
- Dealing with fractions,
- Calculating with percentages,
- Working with decimals,
- Using a calculator,
- Angles and turning,
- Area and volume,
- Data handling,
- Probabilities and chance,
- Estimating and checking
Who Should study this book ?
■ All students taking maths refresher and examination courses and Functional/Essential Skills Wales/Core Skills Scotland and Core Skills Northern Ireland.
■ All social sciences students requiring a working knowledge of maths .
■ Secondary school and sixth-form libraries.
■ Teachers, tutors and lecturers responsible for maths
teaching and coaching.
■ College/university central and departmental
■ ideal for people on training courses where basic
mathematics is needed
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