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Life of Fred: Decimals and Percents (G301)

Life of Fred: Decimals and Percents (G301)

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Item Code: G301
Publisher: Life of Fred
Series: Life of Fred Math -Junior High School
Grades: 6, 7, 8
Page Numbers: 192
Author: Stanley F. Schmidt, Ph.D.

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This book covers the second half of the introduction to pre-algebra (after Life of Fred: Fractions). After this book you are ready for pre-algebra.

Read about one afternoon and evening in Fred's life in which he:
- Builds a robot
- Gets his first pet
- Learns why sea chanties are not popular in some boat rental stores

This book covers second half of the introduction to pre-algebra including . . .
-Number Systems
-Adding and Subtracting Decimals
-Multiplying by Ten
-Functions and Inverse Functions
-Multiplying Decimals
-Whole Numbers
-Squaring a Number
-Subtracting Mixed Units
-Sets and Subsets
-Union and Intersection of Sets
-Rules of Divisibility
-Division of Decimals
-Repeating Decimals
-Bar Graphs
-Prime and Composite Numbers
-Consecutive Numbers
-The Goldbach Conjecture
-Area of a Circle
-Dollars vs. Cents
-Pie Charts
-Conversion between Percents/ Fractions/Decimals
-40% of 15
-30% off
-Distance Equals Rate Times Time
-15% more
-Area of a Triangle
-Square Roots
-Area of a Parallelogram
-13 Is What Percent of 52
-Ordered Pairs
-Negative Numbers
-Elapsed Time
And more . . .

Unlike all other math programs, this one also teaches about:
- When Lincoln used the vigesimal system
- When robots have tea parties
- How flossing helped Fred to read books in bed at night

The answers are included in the textbook.

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