# MATHEMATICS, BUSINESS, & COMPUTER SCIENCE

**TABLE OF CONTENTS
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Mathematics Resource Manual

Business Resource Manual

Computer Science Resource Manual

## LEARNING LAB

MATHEMATICS

RESOURCE MANUAL

2008 - 2009

**Basic Math**

**Basic College Mathematics, 2 ^{nd} ed. (Martin-Gay, K. Elayn 2003)
**CD-ROM 510 B292

**Basic College Mathematics (Martin-Gay)**

VC 510 B292C 2003

*Tips for Success

*Place Value and Names for Numbers

*Adding Whole Numbers

*Subtracting Whole Numbers

*Rounding and Estimating

*Multiplying Whole Numbers

*Dividing Whole Numbers

*An Introduction to Problem Solving

*Exponents and Order of Operations

*Introduction to Fractions and Mixed Numbers

*Factors and Prime Factorization

*Simplest Form of A Fraction

*Multiplying Fractions

*Dividing Fractions

*Adding and Subtracting Like Fractions

*Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers

*Order, Exponents and the Order of Operations

*Fractions and Problem Solving

*Introduction to Decimals

*Order and Rounding

*Adding and Subtracting Decimals

*Multiplying Decimals

*Dividing Decimals

*Estimating and Order of Operations

*Fractions and Decimals

*Ratios

*Rates

*Proportions

*proportions and Problem Solving

*Introduction to Percent

*Percent and Fractions

*Solving Percent Problems Using Equations

*Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions

*Applications of Percent

*Percent and Problem Solving: Sales, Tax, Commission and Discount

*Percent and Problem Solving: Interest

*Length: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement

*Weight and Mass: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement

*Temperature: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement

*Energy: U.S. and Metric Systems of Measurement

*Lines and Angles

*Plane Figures and Solids

*Perimeter

*Area

*Volume

*Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem

*Congruent and Similar Triangles

*Reading Pictographs, Bar Graphs

*Reading Histograms

*Mean, Median, and Mode

*Counting and Introduction to Probability

*Signed Numbers

*Adding Signed Numbers

*Subtracting Signed Numbers

*Multiplying and Dividing Signed Numbers

*Order of Operations

*Solving Equations: The Addition Property

*Solving Equations: The Multiplication Property

*Solving Equations: Using Addition and Multiplication Properties

*Equations and Problem Solving

**Basic Decimals**

VC 513.55 B292

*Adding/Subtracting/Multiplying/Dividing Decimals

*Decimal Word Problems

*Decimal Word Problems with Proportions

**Basic Fractions**

VC 513.26 B292

*What is a Fraction?

*Finding a Common Denominator

*Changing a Mixed Number to an Improper Fraction

*Changing an Improper Fraction to a Mixed Number

*Adding Fractions Having the Same Denominator

*Subtracting Fractions Having the Same Denominator

*Adding Fraction with Different Denominators

*Subtracting Fractions Having Different Denominators

*Adding/Subtracting Fractions

*Multiplying/Dividing Fractions

**Basic Geometry**

VC 516 B292

*Identifying Geometric Figures

*Finding the Perimeter of a Geometric Figure

*Identifying the Center, Radius

*Diameter of a Circle

*Understanding Concepts of Right/Acute/Obtuse/Straight Angles

*Identifying Parallel & Perpendicular Lines

*Find the Areas of Geometric Figures

*Understanding the Complementary/Supplementary Angles

*Finding Volume of Cylinder, Cone, Pyramid, or Rectangular Solid

*Finding Perimeter & Computing Area of a Specified Region

*Identifying Similar (Congruent) Figures

*Identifying Points on a Coordinate Plane

**Basic Number Concepts**

VC 513 B292n

*Comparing Equivalent Fractions

*Changing Decimals to Fractions

*Changing Fractions to Decimals

*Rounding Decimals

*Comparing Integers Using < or > sings

*Applying Concepts of Exponents

*Identifying Prime and Composite Numbers

*Prime Factors of a Whole Number

*Identifying the Greatest Common Factor

*Finding the Least Common Denominator

**Basic Percents**

VC 513.24 b292

*What is a Percent?

*Converting Percents to Decimals/Decimals to Percent

*Converting Fractions to Percent/Percent to Fractions

*Finding a Percent of a Number

*Finding the Percent One Number is of Another Number

*Finding the Total Number When a Percent of it is Known

*Mixed Percent Problems

*Word Problems Dealing with Percents

**Basic Pre-Algebra**

VC 513.12 B292

*Addition of Signed Numbers

*Subtraction of Signed Numbers

*Multiplication of Signed Numbers

*Division of Signed Numbers

*Combining Like Terms

*Simple Equations

*Solving Equations by Using 2 or More Operations

*Combining Like Terms to Solve Equations

*Graphing Solution Sets/Numbers Lines

*Review of Signed Numbers

*Evaluation Algebraic Expressions

*Adding Monomials

*Subtracting Monomials

*Dividing Monomials

*Adding and Subtracting Polynomials

**Basic Word Problems 1988**

VC 513 B292W

*Word Problems Utilizing the Basic Operations

**Basic College Mathematics an Applied Approach 5**

VC 510 B292a 1995 (Pt. 1 – 19)

^{th}ed.*Whole Numbers

*Fractions

*Decimals

*Decimals/Word Problems

*Ration & Proportions

*Percents

*Statistics

*Application to Business & Consumer

*U.S. Customary Units of Measurement

*The Metric Systems of Measurement

*Rational Numbers

*Introduction to Algebra

*Geometry

**Decimals**

VC 513.55 D356

*Introduction to Decimals Number System

*Decimals Represented as Points on a Number Line

*Addition and Subtraction of Decimal Numbers

*Multiplication of Decimal Numbers

*Division of Decimal Numbers

*Categories of Decimal Numbers

*Convert Fraction to Decimal Form

*Convert Decimal to Fraction Form

*Ratio & Proportion

*Using Calculators

*Ratios

*Proportions-Means & Extremes

**Decimals, Real Life Math Series**

VC 513.55 D356 (Pt.1 – 3)

*Pt. 1 - Introduction to decimals and operations, with word problems

*Pt. 2 - Decimals and fractions, conversions, ratios and proportions, with word problems

*Pt. 3 - Decimals in our daily life, calculator, and checkbook skills

**Fractions: A Comprehensive Review, Back to Back Math Series 1990**

VC 513.26 F841c

*Understanding the Meaning of Fractions

*Factoring Whole Numbers

*Prime and Composite Numbers

*Prime Factorizations

*Finding the Greatest Common Factor

*Raising Fractions to Higher Terms

*Reducing Fractions to Lowest Terms

*Express Whole or Mixed Numbers as Improper Fractions

*Finding the Least Common Multiple

*Finding the Least Common Denominator

*Comparing Fractions

*Add Like Fractions & Mixed Numbers with Like Fractions

*Add Unlike Fractions & Mixed Numbers with Unlike Fractions

*Subtract Like Fractions & Mixed Numbers with Like Fractions

*Subtract Unlike Fraction & Mixed Numbers with Unlike Fractions

*Multiplying Whole Numbers and Fractions

*Multiplying Whole Numbers and Mixed Fractions

*Multiplying Fractions

*Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers

*Divide Whole Numbers by Fractions & Mixed Numbers

*Divide Fractions & Mixed Numbers by Fractions

*Divide Fractions and Mixed Numbers by Whole Numbers

*Divide Mixed Numbers by Mixed Numbers

**Fractions, Real Life Math Series**

VC 513.26 F841 (Pt. 1 – 4)

*Pt 1 - Introduction to fractions, definitions, and illustrations

*Pt 2 - Equivalent fractions, comparing fractions with word problems

*Pt 3 - Addition and subtraction of fractions, with word problems

*Pt 4 - Multiplication and division of fractions with word problems