by Franco Vivaldi
Number of pages: 74
Learning modern higher mathematics--discrete mathematics, in particular--requires more than ever fluency in elementary arithmetic and algebra. An alarming number of students reach university without these skills. The Essential Mathematics programme at Queen Mary is designed to address this problem. It provides training for a compulsory examination, which all first year mathematics students must pass to be admitted to the second year; the exam is to be attempted repeatedly, until passed, and is supported by the course MAS010. A similar--if a bit less demanding--programme has been introduced as the core course SEF026 within the Science and Engineering foundational year. The Essential Mathematics programme consists of over 1000 gradual exercises on integers, fractions, radicals, polynomials, rational functions, linear and quadratic equations. Each exercise is provided with answer, for immediate feedback. A student following this programme conscientiously, will develop automatic response, stamina, and confidence, in a vital area of mathematical knowledge.
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by Wallace C. Boyden - Project Gutenberg
It is expected that this work will result in a knowledge of general truths about numbers, and an increased power of clear thinking. The book is prepared for classes in the upper grades of grammar schools, or any classes of beginners.
by Roy McWeeny - Learning Development Institute
This book is written in simple English. Its subject 'Number and symbols' is basic to the whole of science. The aim the book is to open the door into Mathematics, ready for going on into Physics, Chemistry, and the other Sciences.
- CK-12 Foundation
CK-12 Foundation's Algebra FlexBook is an introduction to algebraic concepts for the high school student. Topics include: Equations and Functions, Real Numbers, Equations of Lines, Solving Systems of Equations and Quadratic Equations.
by John Redden - lardbucket.org
Table of Contents: Algebra Fundamentals; Graphing Functions and Inequalities; Solving Linear Systems; Polynomial and Rational Functions; Radical Functions and Equations; Solving Equations and Inequalities; Exponential and Logarithmic Functions; etc.