FoldablesTM Study Organizers are unique hands-on study tools that aid basic reading and writing skills by focusing on the organization and analysis of main ideas and vocabulary.
Real-World Applications, which are integrated throughout the text, are written in a relevant, engaging style to motivate students and demonstrate the usefulness of mathematics in a way that relates to their interests.
USA TODAY® Snapshots appear in examples and exercises to provide visual representations of up-to-date data.
Standardized Test Practice options are provided to enable students to prepare for other courses and to be successful on local, state, and national tests.
A mixture of Problem-Solving Strategies, Hands-On Labs, and extensive
Practice and Applications provide students with a well-balanced curriculum.
Appropriate use of Technology is integrated throughout the program through an optional variety of instructions and activities involving scientific calculators, graphing calculators, spreadsheets and the Internet.
Key Concept boxes and Talking Boxes focus students’ attention on key terms and main ideas.