How to Solve Math Word Problems on Standardized Tests Proven Techniques from an Expert by David S. Wayne


How to Solve Math Word Problems on Standardized Tests Proven Techniques from an Expert by David S. Wayne

Word problems?? No problem!! Be prepared when you get to the word-problem section of your test! With this easy-to-use pocket guide, solving mathematics word problems on standardized tests becomes almost fun. This anxiety-quelling guide helps you get ready for those daunting word problems, one step at a time. With fully explained examples, it shows you how easy it can be to translate the grammar of word problems into easily solvable mathematics - and get the answers right! You get complete directions for solving all types of mathematics word problems found in grade school and middle school tests. There's no word problem too tough for How To Solve Mathematics Word Problems On Standardized Tests !Sanity-saving features include: step-by-step approach to word problems; complete explanations of every step; glossary of terms and; appendices; sample problems of every type; and, supplementary problems in every chapter 50-question practice drill with answers for testing your skills. If you don't have a lot of time but want to excel in class, this book helps you: brush up before tests; solve problems quickly; understand the material; and, master word problems without spending hours with lengthy textbooks. This is the book that solves word-problem problems!

About the Author

David Wayne, P.h.D. is the Director of Mathematics and Computer Technology for the K-12 public school system in Oceanside, NY. He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Mathematics for Hofstra University, has served as Math Department Chair for several high schools, and is a member and officer in several national mathematical associations and honor societies.

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304 pages


David S. Wayne
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Publication date

1st January 2002



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