# Loose Leaf for Prealgebra

2nd Edition
By Julie Miller and Molly O'Neill and Nancy Hyde
ISBN10: 0077727177
ISBN13: 9780077727178

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# Prealgebra, 2nd Edition

## Chapter 1:  Whole Numbers

1.1 Study Tips Group Activity: Becoming a Successful Student 1.2   Introduction to Whole Numbers 1.3    Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers and Perimeter 1.4     Rounding and Estimating 1.5    Multiplication of Whole Numbers and Area 1.6    Division of Whole Numbers Problem Recognition Exercises – Operations on Whole Numbers 1.7   Exponents, Algebraic Expressions, and the Order of Operations 1.8  Mixed Applications and Computing Mean

## Chapter 2:  Integers and Algebraic Expressions

2.1  Integers, Absolute Value, and Opposite 2.2   Addition of Integers 2.3    Subtraction of Integers 2.4    Multiplication and Division of Integers Problem Recognition Exercises – Operations on Integers 2.5 Order of Operations and Algebraic Expressions Group Activity: Checking Weather Predictions

## Chapter 3:  Solving Equations

3.1  Simplifying Expressions and Combining Like Terms 3.2  Addition and Subtraction Properties of Equality    3.3    Multiplication and Division Properties of Equality 3.4 Solving Equations with Multiple Steps   Problem Recognition Exercises – Comparing Expressions and Equations 3.5 Applications and Problem Solving Group Activity: Constructing Linear Equations

## Chapter 4:  Fractions and Mixed Numbers

4.1 Introduction to Fractions and Mixed Numbers 4.2    Simplifying Fractions 4.3    Multiplication and Division of Fractions 4.4    Least Common Multiple and Equivalent Fractions 4.5   Addition and Subtraction of Fractions 4.6   Estimation and Operations on Mixed Numbers Problem Recognition Exercises – Operations on Fractions and Mixed Numbers 4.7   Order of Operations and Complex Fractions 4.8   Solving Equations Containing Fractions Problem Recognition Exercises – Comparing Expressions and Equations Group Activity: Card Games with Fractions

## Chapter 5:  Decimals

5.1 Decimal Notation and Rounding 5.2  Addition and Subtraction of Decimals 5.3  Multiplication of Decimals and Applications with Circles 5.4    Division of Decimals Problem Recognition Exercises – Operations on Decimals 5.5  Fractions, Decimals, and the Order of Operations 5.6    Solving Equations Containing Decimals 5.7   Mean, Median, and Mode Group Activity: Purchasing from a Catalog

## Chapter 6:  Ratio and Proportion

6.1   Ratios 6.2    Rates and Unit Cost 6.3    Proportions Problem Recognition Exercises – Operations on Fractions versus Solving Proportions 6.4  Applications of Proportions and Similar Figures Group Activity: Investigating Probability

## Chapter 7: Percents

7.1 Percents, Fractions, and Decimals 7.2 Percent Proportions and Applications 7.3 Percent Equations and Applications Problem Recognition Exercises – Percents 7.4 Applications of Sales Tax, Commission, Discount, Markup, and Percent Increase and Decrease 7.5 Simple and Compound Interest Group Activity: Tracking Stocks

## Chapter 8: Measurement and Geometry

8.1 US Customary Units of Measurement 8.2 Metric Units of Measurement 8.3 Converting Between US Customary and Metric Units Problem Recognition Exercises – US Customary and Metric Conversions 8.4 Medical Applications Involving Measurement 8.5 Lines and Angles 8.6 Triangles and the Pythagorean Theorem 8.7 Perimeter, Circumference, and Area Problem Recognition Exercises – Area, Perimeter, and Circumference 8.8 Volume and Surface Area Group Activity: Remodeling the Classroom

## Chapter 9: Graphs and Statistics

9.1 Rectangular Coordinate System 9.2 Graphing Two-Variable Equations 9.3 Tables, Bar Graphs, Pictographs, and Line Graphs 9.4 Frequency Distributions and Histograms 9.5 Circle Graphs 9.6 Introduction to Probability Group Activity: Creating a Statistical Report

## Chapter 10: Exponents and Polynomials

10.1 Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials 10.2 Multiplication Properties of Exponents 10.3 Multiplication of Polynomials Problem Recognition Exercises – Operations on Polynomials and Exponential Expressions 10.4 Introduction to Factoring 10.5 Negative Exponents and the Quotient Rule for Exponents 10.6 Scientific Notation Group Activity: Evaluating and Interpreting a Polynomial Model