Applied Mathematics
Item #: GW1301
Interest Level: Gr. 7–Adult
Reading Level: Gr. 6–8
Components: Hardcover Textbook, Student Workbook and Instructor Manual
Sale Price: $97.99


Answers the question, “Where will I use this math concept?”

Applied Mathematics has been developed as a complete math course. It is particularly relevant to the needs of students in vocational and technical programs. Through the use of realistic applications, an understanding of the importance of math is developed. Skills in problem solving are also developed. This textbook answers the question, “Where will I use this math concept?”

The text contains an abundance of Sample Problems, Practice Problems, and Problem-Solving Activities. With this combination, there should be no difficulty mastering objectives and developing sound math skills. In addition to this textbook, a workbook is available. The workbook consists of Practice Problems and Problem-Solving Activities that follow the format of the text to ensure continuity.

Features include:

  • Clear, readable text in a well-organized, easy-to-follow format, allowing students with diverse abilities to understand basic math.
  • Coverage of the basics that builds understanding of math principles presented in later chapters.
  • Exercises and activities that develop problem-solving abilities and provide examples of applications.
  • Principles tied to real-life applications and current technologies.
  • Key terms presented in boldface type and defined in context when introduced.

Contents include:

  • Solving Word Problems and Whole Numbers
  • Fractions
  • Decimal Fractions
  • Percentage
  • Personal Finances
  • Graphs
  • Units of Measure
  • Reading Tools for Measurement
  • Perimeter, Area and Volume
  • Signed Numbers and Operations
  • Introduction to Algebra
  • Algebraic Equations and Inequalities
  • Graphs of Linear Equations and Inequalities
  • Solving Problems with Algebra
  • Applied Trigonometry
  • Scientific and Engineering Notation
  • Introduction to Estimating
Item# Products Price
GW1301WB Applied Mathematics TextBook $ 97.99
GW1303WB Applied Mathematics WorkBook $ 25.49
GW1305WB Applied Mathematics Instructor's Manual $ 112.00