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AIM for Success | |

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Whole Numbers | |

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Introduction to Whole Numbers | |

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Addition of Whole Numbers | |

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Subtraction of Whole Numbers | |

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Multiplication of Whole Numbers | |

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Division of Whole Numbers | |

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Exponential Notation and the Order of Operations Agreement | |

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Prime Numbers and Factoring | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Questions to Ask | |

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Projects and Group Activities | |

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Order of Operations | |

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Patterns in Mathematics | |

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Search the World Wide Web | |

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Fractions | |

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The Least Common Multiple and Greatest Common Factor | |

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Introduction to Fractions | |

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Writing Equivalent Fractions | |

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Addition of Fractions and Mixed Numbers | |

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Subtraction of Fractions and Mixed Numbers | |

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Multiplication of Fractions and Mixed Numbers | |

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Division of Fractions and Mixed Numbers | |

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Order, Exponents, and the Order of Operations Agreement | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Common Knowledge | |

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Projects and Group Activities | |

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Music | |

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Construction | |

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Fractions of Diagrams | |

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Decimals | |

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Introduction to Decimals | |

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Addition of Decimals | |

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Subtraction of Decimals | |

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Multiplication of Decimals | |

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Division of Decimals | |

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Comparing and Converting Fractions and Decimals | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Relevant Information | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Fractions as Terminating or Repeating Decimals | |

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Ratio and Proportion | |

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Ratio | |

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Rates | |

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Proportions | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Looking for a Pattern | |

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Projects and Group Activities | |

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The Golden Ratio | |

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Drawing the Floor Plans for a Building | |

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The U.S. House of Representatives | |

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Percents | |

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Introduction to Percents | |

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Percent Equations: | |

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Percent Equations | |

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Percent Equations | |

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Percent Problems: Proportion Method | |

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Focus on Problem Solving | |

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Using a Calculator as a Problem-Solving Tool | |

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Using Estimation as a Problem-Solving Tool | |

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Projects and Group Activities | |

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Health | |

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Consumer Price Index | |

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Applications for Business and Consumers | |

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Applications to Purchasing | |

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Percent Increase and Percent Decrease | |

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Interest | |

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Real Estate Expenses | |

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Car Expenses | |

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Wages | |

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Bank Statements | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Counterexamples Projects and Group Activities | |

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Buying a Car | |

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Statistics and Probability | |

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Pictographs and Circle Graphs | |

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Bar Graphs and Broken-Line Graphs | |

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Histograms and Frequency Polygons | |

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Statistical Measures | |

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Introduction to Probability | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Inductive Reasoning | |

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Projects and Group Activities | |

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Deceptive Graphs | |

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Collecting, Organizing, Displaying, and Analyzing Data | |

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U.S. Customary Units of Measurement | |

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Length | |

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Weight | |

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Capacity | |

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Time | |

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Energy and Power | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Applying Solutions to Other Problems | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Nomographs | |

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Averages | |

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The Metric System of Measurement | |

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Length | |

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Mass | |

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Capacity | |

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Energy | |

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Conversion Between the U.S. Customary and the Metric Systems of Measurement | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Working Backward | |

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Projects and Group Activities | |

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Name That Metric Unit | |

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Metric Measurements for Computers | |

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Rational Numbers | |

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Introduction to Integers | |

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Addition and Subtraction of Integers | |

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Multiplication and Division of Integers | |

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Operations with Rational Numbers | |

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Scientific Notation and the Order of Operations Agreement | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Drawing Diagrams | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Deductive Reasoning | |

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Introduction to Algebra | |

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Variable Expressions | |

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Introduction to Equations | |

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General Equations | |

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General Equations | |

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Translating Verbal Expressions into Mathematical Expressions | |

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Translating Sentences into Equations and Solving | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: From Concrete to Abstract | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Averages | |

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Geometry | |

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Angles, Lines, and Geometric Figures | |

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Plane Geometric Figures | |

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Area | |

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Volume | |

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The Pythagorean Theorem | |

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Similar and Congruent Triangles | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Trial and Error | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Investigating Perimeter | |

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Symmetry | |

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Final Exam | |

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Appendix | |

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Table of Geometric Formulas | |

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Compound Interest Table | |

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Monthly Payment Table | |

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Table of Measurements | |

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Table of Properties | |

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Solutions to You-Try-Its | |

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Answers to Selected Exercises | |

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Glossary | |

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Index | |