by Dawn Sova
Be prepared for the word-problem section of your test! With this easy-to-use pocket guide, solving word problems in geometry becomes almost fun.
This anxiety-quelling guide helps you get ready for those daunting word problems, one step at a time. The fully explained examples show you how easy it can be to translate word problems into solvable geometric formulas-and get the answers right!
You have complete directions for solving problems that involve extensive use of figures, visual calculations, and more. There's no geometry word problem too tough for How to Solve Word Problems in Geometry.
Sanity-saving features include: Skill-checking practice drill Dozens of practice problems Complete explanations of every step.
--from McGraw Hill
McGraw Hill, 2000, 153 pages, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", paperback
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