Viewing Life Mathematically
+ Integrated Review
by Kimberly Denley and Michael Hall
This courseware provides students with quantitative reasoning skills developed in a curriculumlevel course integrated with applicable review lessons. Target specific remediation needs for justintime supplementation of foundational concepts in courses like liberal arts mathematics, quantitative reasoning, finite mathematics, and corequisite offerings, among others.
Formats: Software, Textbook, eBook, Guided Notebook
Product  ISBN 

Courseware + eBook  978‑1‑941552‑99‑5 
Courseware + eBook + Viewing Life Mathematically Textbook  978‑1‑944894‑68‑9 
Courseware + eBook + Integrated Review Guided Notebook  978‑1‑944894‑69‑6 
Courseware + eBook + Viewing Life Mathematically Textbook + Integrated Review Guided Notebook  978‑1‑944894‑70‑2 
Table of Contents

0: Strategies for Academic Success
 0.1 How to Read a Math Textbook
 0.2 Tips for Success in a Math Course
 0.3 Tips for Improving Math Test Scores
 0.4 Practice, Patience, and Persistence!
 0.5 Note Taking
 0.6 Do I Need a Math Tutor?
 0.7 Tips for Improving Your Memory
 0.8 Overcoming Anxiety
 0.9 Online Resources
 0.10 Preparing for a Final Math Exam
 0.11 Managing Your Time Effectively

Chapter 1.R: Integrated Review
 1.R.1 Introduction to Whole Numbers
 1.R.2 Rounding and Estimating with Whole Numbers
 1.R.3 Exponents and Order of Operations
 1.R.4 Problem Solving with Whole Numbers
 1.R.5 Translating English Phrases and Algebraic Expressions
 1.R.6 Solving Linear Equations: ax + b = c

Chapter 1: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
 1.1 Thinking Mathematically
 1.2 Problem Solving: Processes and Techniques
 1.3 Estimating and Evaluating
 Chapter 1 Review

Chapter 2.R: Integrated Review
 2.R.1 The Real Number Line and Absolute Value
 2.R.2 Addition with Real Numbers
 2.R.3 Subtraction with Real Numbers
 2.R.4 Multiplication and Division with Real Numbers
 2.R.5 Order of Operations with Real Numbers

Chapter 2: Set Theory
 2.1 Set Notation
 2.2 Subsets and Venn Diagrams
 2.3 Operations with Sets
 2.4 Applications and Survey Analysis
 Chapter 2 Review

Chapter 3: Logic
 3.1 Logic Statements and Their Negations
 3.2 Truth Tables
 3.3 Logical Equivalence and De Morgan’s Laws
 3.4 Valid Arguments and Fallacies
 Chapter 3 Review

Chapter 4.R: Integrated Review
 4.R.1 Introduction to Fractions and Mixed Numbers
 4.R.2 Introduction to Decimal Numbers
 4.R.3 Decimals and Percents
 4.R.4 Fractions and Percents
 4.R.5 Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions

Chapter 4: Rates, Ratios, Proportions, and Percentages
 4.1 Rates and Unit Rates
 4.2 Ratios
 4.3 Proportions and Percentages
 4.4 Using Percentages
 Chapter 4 Review

Chapter 5.R: Integrated Review
 5.R.1 The Cartesian Coordinate System
 5.R.2 Graphing Linear Equations in Two Variables
 5.R.3 Rules for Exponents
 5.R.4 Greatest Common Factor (GCF) of a Set of Terms
 5.R.5 Factoring Trinomials: x^{2} + bx + c
 5.R.6 Factoring Trinomials: ax^{2} + bx + c
 5.R.7 Special Factoring Techniques
 5.R.8 Quadratic Equations: The Quadratic Formula

Chapter 5: The Mathematics of Growth
 5.1 The Language of Functions
 5.2 Linear Growth
 5.3 Discovering Quadratics
 5.4 Exponential Growth
 5.5 Logarithmic Growth
 Chapter 5 Review

Chapter 6.R: Integrated Review
 6.R.1 Proportions
 6.R.2 Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem
 6.R.3 Simplifying Algebraic Expressions
 6.R.4 Evaluating Algebraic Expressions
 6.R.5 Working with Formulas

Chapter 6: Geometry
 6.1 Everyday Geometry and Applications
 6.2 Circles, Polygons, Perimeter, and Area
 6.3 Volume and Surface Area
 Chapter 6 Review

Chapter 7.R: Integrated Review
 7.R.1 Multiplication and Division with Fractions and Mixed Numbers
 7.R.2 Least Common Multiple (LCM)
 7.R.3 Addition and Subtraction with Fractions
 7.R.4 Decimals and Fractions

Chapter 7: Probability
 7.1 Introduction to Probability
 7.2 Counting Our Way to Probabilities
 7.3 Using Counting Methods to Find Probability
 7.4 Addition and Multiplication Rules of Probability
 7.5 Expected Value
 Chapter 7 Review

Chapter 8.R: Integrated Review
 8.R.1 Decimals and Percents
 8.R.2 Fractions and Percents
 8.R.3 Working with Formulas
 8.R.4 The Cartesian Coordinate System
 8.R.5 Graphing Linear Equations in Two Variables
 8.R.6 SlopeIntercept Form
 8.R.7 Evaluating Radicals

Chapter 8: Statistics
 8.1 Collecting Data
 8.2 Displaying Data
 8.3 Describing and Analyzing Data
 8.4 The Normal Distribution
 8.5 Linear Regression
 Chapter 8 Review

Chapter 9.R: Integrated Review
 9.R.1 Introduction to Whole Numbers
 9.R.2 Addition and Subtraction with Whole Numbers
 9.R.3 Exponents and Order of Operations
 9.R.4 Introduction to Decimal Numbers
 9.R.5 Decimals and Percents
 9.R.6 Solving Percent Problems Using Equations
 9.R.7 Simplifying and Evaluating Algebraic Expressions

Chapter 9: Personal Finance
 9.1 Understanding Personal Finance
 9.2 Understanding Interest
 9.3 Saving Money
 9.4 Borrowing Money
 Chapter 9 Review

Chapter 10.R: Integrated Review
 10.R.1 Addition and Subtraction with Whole Numbers
 10.R.2 Introduction to Decimal Numbers

Chapter 10: Voting and Apportionment
 10.1 How to Determine a Winner
 10.2 What’s Fair?
 10.3 Apportionment
 10.4 Weighted Voting Systems
 Chapter 10 Review

Chapter 11.R: Integrated Review
 11.R.1 Decimal Numbers and Fractions
 11.R.2 Ratios, Unit Rates, and Proportions
 11.R.3 Angles and Triangles
 11.R.4 Rules for Exponents
 11.R.5 Rationalizing Denominators
 11.R.6 Quadratic Equations: The Quadratic Formula

Chapter 11: The Arts
 11.1 Applications of Geometry to the Arts
 11.2 Tiling and Tessellations
 11.3 Mathematics and Music
 Chapter 11 Review

Chapter 12.R: Integrated Review
 12.R.1 Exponents and Order of Operations
 12.R.2 Ratios, Unit Rates, and Proportions
 12.R.3 Simplifying and Evaluating Algebraic Expressions
 12.R.4 U.S. Measurements
 12.R.5 The Metric System: Length and Area
 12.R.6 US and Metric Equivalents

Chapter 12: Sports
 12.1 Baseball and Softball
 12.2 Football
 12.3 Basketball
 12.4 Additional Sports: Tennis, Golf, and Track & Field
 Chapter 12 Review

Chapter 13.R: Integrated Review
 13.R.1 Solving Linear Equations: ax + b = c
 13.R.2 The Real Number Line and Absolute Value

Chapter 13: Graph Theory
 13.1 Introduction to Graph Theory
 13.2 Trees
 13.3 Matchings
 13.4 Planar Graphs
 Chapter 13 Review

Chapter 14.R: Integrated Review
 14.R.1 Multiplication with Whole Numbers
 14.R.2 Division with Whole Numbers
 14.R.3 Tests for Divisibility
 14.R.4 Rules for Exponents
 14.R.5 Power Rules for Exponents
 14.R.6 Evaluating Radicals

Chapter 14: Number Theory
 14.1 Prime Numbers
 14.2 Modular Arithmetic
 14.3 Fermat’s Little Theorem and Prime Testing
 14.4 Fermat’s Little Theorem and PublicKey Encryption
 Chapter 14 Review