ERIC Number: ED120548
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Decimals and Percents--A Math Practice Booklet.
Herr, Nicholas K.
The problems in the workbook are designed to help the vocational high school student understand and become adept at working with decimals and percents. Emphasized are the use of decimals in money and the application of percents to problems in daily living. Topics covered include: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of decimals; the interrelationship of percents, decimals, and fractions; and the use of percents in interest and discount problems. Exercises with practical applications (called job assignments) constitute the bulk of the text. Quizzes are also included. (RG)
Descriptors: Arithmetic, Decimal Fractions, Educational Media, High School Students, Mathematical Applications, Mathematics Curriculum, Percentage, Secondary Education, Tests, Vocational Education, Vocational High Schools, Workbooks
New Jersey Vocational-Technical Curriculum Laboratory, Rutgers-The State University, Building 4103 Kilmer Campus, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 ($1.25)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ. Curriculum Lab.
Note: For related documents, see CE 006 940-943