Viewing Life Mathematically
+ Integrated Review

by Kimberly Denley and Michael Hall

This courseware provides students with quantitative reasoning skills developed in a curriculum-level course integrated with applicable review lessons. Target specific remediation needs for just-in-time 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

  1. 0: Strategies for Academic Success
    1. 0.1 How to Read a Math Textbook
    2. 0.2 Tips for Success in a Math Course
    3. 0.3 Tips for Improving Math Test Scores
    4. 0.4 Practice, Patience, and Persistence!
    5. 0.5 Note Taking
    6. 0.6 Do I Need a Math Tutor?
    7. 0.7 Tips for Improving Your Memory
    8. 0.8 Overcoming Anxiety
    9. 0.9 Online Resources
    10. 0.10 Preparing for a Final Math Exam
    11. 0.11 Managing Your Time Effectively
  2. Chapter 1.R: Integrated Review
    1. 1.R.1 Introduction to Whole Numbers
    2. 1.R.2 Rounding and Estimating with Whole Numbers
    3. 1.R.3 Exponents and Order of Operations
    4. 1.R.4 Problem Solving with Whole Numbers
    5. 1.R.5 Translating English Phrases and Algebraic Expressions
    6. 1.R.6 Solving Linear Equations: ax + b = c
  3. Chapter 1: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
    1. 1.1 Thinking Mathematically
    2. 1.2 Problem Solving: Processes and Techniques
    3. 1.3 Estimating and Evaluating
    4. Chapter 1 Review
  4. Chapter 2.R: Integrated Review
    1. 2.R.1 The Real Number Line and Absolute Value
    2. 2.R.2 Addition with Real Numbers
    3. 2.R.3 Subtraction with Real Numbers
    4. 2.R.4 Multiplication and Division with Real Numbers
    5. 2.R.5 Order of Operations with Real Numbers
  5. Chapter 2: Set Theory
    1. 2.1 Set Notation
    2. 2.2 Subsets and Venn Diagrams
    3. 2.3 Operations with Sets
    4. 2.4 Applications and Survey Analysis
    5. Chapter 2 Review
  6. Chapter 3: Logic
    1. 3.1 Logic Statements and Their Negations
    2. 3.2 Truth Tables
    3. 3.3 Logical Equivalence and De Morgan’s Laws
    4. 3.4 Valid Arguments and Fallacies
    5. Chapter 3 Review
  7. Chapter 4.R: Integrated Review
    1. 4.R.1 Introduction to Fractions and Mixed Numbers
    2. 4.R.2 Introduction to Decimal Numbers
    3. 4.R.3 Decimals and Percents
    4. 4.R.4 Fractions and Percents
    5. 4.R.5 Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions
  8. Chapter 4: Rates, Ratios, Proportions, and Percentages
    1. 4.1 Rates and Unit Rates
    2. 4.2 Ratios
    3. 4.3 Proportions and Percentages
    4. 4.4 Using Percentages
    5. Chapter 4 Review
  9. Chapter 5.R: Integrated Review
    1. 5.R.1 The Cartesian Coordinate System
    2. 5.R.2 Graphing Linear Equations in Two Variables
    3. 5.R.3 Rules for Exponents
    4. 5.R.4 Greatest Common Factor (GCF) of a Set of Terms
    5. 5.R.5 Factoring Trinomials: x2 + bx + c
    6. 5.R.6 Factoring Trinomials: ax2 + bx + c
    7. 5.R.7 Special Factoring Techniques
    8. 5.R.8 Quadratic Equations: The Quadratic Formula
  10. Chapter 5: The Mathematics of Growth
    1. 5.1 The Language of Functions
    2. 5.2 Linear Growth
    3. 5.3 Discovering Quadratics
    4. 5.4 Exponential Growth
    5. 5.5 Logarithmic Growth
    6. Chapter 5 Review
  11. Chapter 6.R: Integrated Review
    1. 6.R.1 Proportions
    2. 6.R.2 Square Roots and the Pythagorean Theorem
    3. 6.R.3 Simplifying Algebraic Expressions
    4. 6.R.4 Evaluating Algebraic Expressions
    5. 6.R.5 Working with Formulas
  12. Chapter 6: Geometry
    1. 6.1 Everyday Geometry and Applications
    2. 6.2 Circles, Polygons, Perimeter, and Area
    3. 6.3 Volume and Surface Area
    4. Chapter 6 Review
  13. Chapter 7.R: Integrated Review
    1. 7.R.1 Multiplication and Division with Fractions and Mixed Numbers
    2. 7.R.2 Least Common Multiple (LCM)
    3. 7.R.3 Addition and Subtraction with Fractions
    4. 7.R.4 Decimals and Fractions
  14. Chapter 7: Probability
    1. 7.1 Introduction to Probability
    2. 7.2 Counting Our Way to Probabilities
    3. 7.3 Using Counting Methods to Find Probability
    4. 7.4 Addition and Multiplication Rules of Probability
    5. 7.5 Expected Value
    6. Chapter 7 Review
  15. Chapter 8.R: Integrated Review
    1. 8.R.1 Decimals and Percents
    2. 8.R.2 Fractions and Percents
    3. 8.R.3 Working with Formulas
    4. 8.R.4 The Cartesian Coordinate System
    5. 8.R.5 Graphing Linear Equations in Two Variables
    6. 8.R.6 Slope-Intercept Form
    7. 8.R.7 Evaluating Radicals
  16. Chapter 8: Statistics
    1. 8.1 Collecting Data
    2. 8.2 Displaying Data
    3. 8.3 Describing and Analyzing Data
    4. 8.4 The Normal Distribution
    5. 8.5 Linear Regression
    6. Chapter 8 Review
  17. Chapter 9.R: Integrated Review
    1. 9.R.1 Introduction to Whole Numbers
    2. 9.R.2 Addition and Subtraction with Whole Numbers
    3. 9.R.3 Exponents and Order of Operations
    4. 9.R.4 Introduction to Decimal Numbers
    5. 9.R.5 Decimals and Percents
    6. 9.R.6 Solving Percent Problems Using Equations
    7. 9.R.7 Simplifying and Evaluating Algebraic Expressions
  18. Chapter 9: Personal Finance
    1. 9.1 Understanding Personal Finance
    2. 9.2 Understanding Interest
    3. 9.3 Saving Money
    4. 9.4 Borrowing Money
    5. Chapter 9 Review
  19. Chapter 10.R: Integrated Review
    1. 10.R.1 Addition and Subtraction with Whole Numbers
    2. 10.R.2 Introduction to Decimal Numbers
  20. Chapter 10: Voting and Apportionment
    1. 10.1 How to Determine a Winner
    2. 10.2 What’s Fair?
    3. 10.3 Apportionment
    4. 10.4 Weighted Voting Systems
    5. Chapter 10 Review
  21. Chapter 11.R: Integrated Review
    1. 11.R.1 Decimal Numbers and Fractions
    2. 11.R.2 Ratios, Unit Rates, and Proportions
    3. 11.R.3 Angles and Triangles
    4. 11.R.4 Rules for Exponents
    5. 11.R.5 Rationalizing Denominators
    6. 11.R.6 Quadratic Equations: The Quadratic Formula
  22. Chapter 11: The Arts
    1. 11.1 Applications of Geometry to the Arts
    2. 11.2 Tiling and Tessellations
    3. 11.3 Mathematics and Music
    4. Chapter 11 Review
  23. Chapter 12.R: Integrated Review
    1. 12.R.1 Exponents and Order of Operations
    2. 12.R.2 Ratios, Unit Rates, and Proportions
    3. 12.R.3 Simplifying and Evaluating Algebraic Expressions
    4. 12.R.4 U.S. Measurements
    5. 12.R.5 The Metric System: Length and Area
    6. 12.R.6 US and Metric Equivalents
  24. Chapter 12: Sports
    1. 12.1 Baseball and Softball
    2. 12.2 Football
    3. 12.3 Basketball
    4. 12.4 Additional Sports: Tennis, Golf, and Track & Field
    5. Chapter 12 Review
  25. Chapter 13.R: Integrated Review
    1. 13.R.1 Solving Linear Equations: ax + b = c
    2. 13.R.2 The Real Number Line and Absolute Value
  26. Chapter 13: Graph Theory
    1. 13.1 Introduction to Graph Theory
    2. 13.2 Trees
    3. 13.3 Matchings
    4. 13.4 Planar Graphs
    5. Chapter 13 Review
  27. Chapter 14.R: Integrated Review
    1. 14.R.1 Multiplication with Whole Numbers
    2. 14.R.2 Division with Whole Numbers
    3. 14.R.3 Tests for Divisibility
    4. 14.R.4 Rules for Exponents
    5. 14.R.5 Power Rules for Exponents
    6. 14.R.6 Evaluating Radicals
  28. Chapter 14: Number Theory
    1. 14.1 Prime Numbers
    2. 14.2 Modular Arithmetic
    3. 14.3 Fermat’s Little Theorem and Prime Testing
    4. 14.4 Fermat’s Little Theorem and Public-Key Encryption
    5. Chapter 14 Review