Tag Archives: Mathematics

Kiss My Math: Showing Pre-Algebra Who’s Boss

Rating: (48 reviews) Author: Danica McKellar Publisher: Plume Product Description The New York Times bestseller-from the author of Math Doesn’t Suck-teaches girls how to kick pre-algebra butt In her New York Times bestselling books, actress and math genius Danica McKellar shatters the “math nerd” stereotype and gives girls the tools to ace middle-school math in […]

Cracking the SAT Math 1 & 2 Subject Tests, 2009-2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Math Subject Tests is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about math—only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. In […]

Kiss My Math: Showing Pre-Algebra Who’s Boss

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Danica McKellar Publisher: Hudson Street Press Product Description From the author of the runaway bestseller Math Doesn’t Suck, the next step in the math curriculum– pre-Algebra. Last year, actress and math genius Danica McKellar made waves nationwide, challenging the “math nerd” stereotype—and giving girls the tools to ace tests and homework […]

40 Fabulous Math Mysteries Kids Can’t Resist (Grades 4-8)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Marcia Miller, Martin Lee Publisher: Teaching Resources Product Description Humorous, reproducible math mystery stories will give your math sleuths a chance to have fun while practicing important math problem solving skills. They’re just perfect for classwork and homework and help you meet the NCTM standards. For use with Grades 4-8.

Algebra 1: An Incremental Development

Rating: (36 reviews) Author: John H., Jr. Saxon Publisher: Saxon Publishers

Prentice Hall Mathematics: Algebra 2

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Dan Kennedy, Randall I. Charles, Sadie Chavis Bragg Publisher: Pearson Prentice Hall

Math Doesn’t Suck: How to Survive Middle School Math Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail

Rating: (83 reviews) Author: Danica McKellar Publisher: Plume Product Description The runaway national bestseller, now in paperback

Geometry: Prentice Hall Mathematics

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Laurie E. Bass, Allan Bellman, Sadie Chavis Bragg, Randall I. Charles, David M. Davison, William G. Handlin, Art Johnson, Paul A. Kennedy, Landau, McCracken, Thompson Publisher: Pearson Prentice Hall

Scholastic Success With Math Workbook Grade 2 (Grades 2)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Scholastic Books Publisher: Skills Books Book Description For classroom or at home, this super-fun resource provides engaging practice and reinforcement for all the essential math skills that kids need to succeed – in school and on the tests. Includes counting, shapes and patterns, addition, subtraction, problem-solving, and more! Packed with brain-teasing […]

Algebra 2

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Ron Larson, Laurie Boswell, Lee Stiff, Timothy D. Kanold Publisher: McDougal Littell

American Medical Association Boy’s Guide to Becoming a Teen

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: American Medical Association, Kate Gruenwald Pfeifer Publisher: Jossey-Bass Product Description Becoming a teen is an important milestone in every boy’s life. It’s even more important to get answers and advice to the most common health issues boys face from a trusted source. The American Medical Association Boy’s Guide to Becoming a […]

How to Fossilize Your Hamster: And Other Amazing Experiments for the Armchair Scientist

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Mick O’Hare Publisher: Holt Paperbacks Book Description Outrageously entertaining and educational experiments from the team behind the phenomenal international bestseller Does Anything Eat Wasps? How can you measure the speed of light with a bar of chocolate and a microwave oven? To keep a banana from decaying, are you better off […]

Cracking the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams, 2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Author: David S. Kahn Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description Scoring high on the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about calculus—only the strategies and information you’ll need to get your highest score. In Cracking the […]

The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure

Rating: (67 reviews) Author: Hans Magnus Enzensberger Publisher: Holt Paperbacks Amazon.com Young Robert’s dreams have taken a decided turn for the weird. Instead of falling down holes and such, he’s visiting a bizarre magical land of number tricks with the number devil as his host. Starting at one and adding zero and all the rest […]

Algebra 1: Practice Workbook With Examples

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company

How to Prepare for the AP Calculus (Barron’s How to Prepare for Ap Calculus Advanced Placement Examination)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Shirley O. Hockett, David Bock Publisher: Barron”s Educational Series Book Description Updated to reflect the most recent Advanced Placement exams in Calculus, this manual presents four practice exams in Calculus AB and four more in Calculus BC, all with questions answered and explained. Extensive review sections offer brush-ups in functions and […]

The Ultimate Math Refresher for the GRE, GMAT, and SAT

Rating: (39 reviews) Author: Lighthouse Review Inc Publisher: Lighthouse Review Inc Book Description A comprehensive math review for the GRE, GMAT, and SAT. This math refresher workbook is designed to clearly and concisely state the basic math rules and principles of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry which a student needs to master. This is accomplished through […]

Algebra to Go: A Mathematics Handbook

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Publisher: Great Source Education Group

Perplexing Puzzles and Tantalizing Teasers (Math & Logic Puzzles)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Martin Gardner Publisher: Dover Publications Book Description 93 riddles, mazes, illusions, tricky questions, word and picture puzzles, other entertainments for youngsters. Hilarious drawings. Solutions.

Math Doesn’t Suck: How to Survive Middle-School Math Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail

Rating: (58 reviews) Author: Danica McKellar Publisher: Hudson Street Press Book Description From a well-known actress and math genius—a groundbreaking guide to mathematics for middle school girls, their parents, and educators As the math education crisis in this country continues to make headlines, research continues to prove that it is in middle school when math […]

Cracking the SAT Math 1 and 2 Subject Tests, 2007-2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Math Subject Tests is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about math–only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. In […]

Sir Cumference and the First Round Table: A Math Adventure

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Cindy Neuschwander Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing Product Description Sir Cumference, his wife, Lady Di of Ameter, and their son, Radius, use geometry and problem-solving techniques to help King Author. 32 pages. 8 1/2″ x 9 1/2″. Ages 5-10.

What’s Your Angle, Pythagoras? A Math Adventure

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Julie Ellis Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing

Barron’s AP Statistics 2008 (Barron’s How to Prepare for the Ap Statistics Advanced Placement Examination)

Author: Martin Sternstein Ph.D. Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Book Description Six full-length Advanced Placement practice Statistics exams are presented in this manual with all questions answered and explained. Equally valuable to prospective test takers is the author’s 15-chapter topic review, covering virtually everything they will encounter on the actual exam. Topics for review are divided […]

Math Review For Standardized Tests (Cliffs Test Prep)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Jerry, Ph.D. Bobrow Publisher: Cliffs Notes Book Description The CliffsTestPrep series offers full-length practice exams that simulate the real tests; proven test-taking strategies to increase your chances at doing well; and thorough review exercises to help fill in any knowledge gaps. Math Review for Standardized Tests is for anyone who is […]

Math Workbook for the New SAT (Barron’s Math Workbook for the Sat I)3rd Edition

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Lawrence S. Leff Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Book Description Revised to reflect the newly structured math section on the SAT, the new edition of this workbook offers students intensive preparation for the test’s all-important math questions. The author suggests special math strategies to help students approach unfamiliar types of questions and […]