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Covers percentages, probability, proportions, and more
Get a grip on all types of word problems by applying them to real life
Are you mystified by math word problems? This easy-to-understand guide shows you how to conquer these tricky questions with a step-by-step plan for finding the right solution each and every time, no matter the kind or level of problem. From learning math lingo and performing operations to calculating formulas and writing equations, you'll get all the skills you need to succeed!
Translate word problems into plain English
Brush up on basic math skills
Plug in the right operation or formula
Tackle algebraic and geometric problems
Check your answers to see if they work
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