Table of Contents for Mcgraw Hills Top 50 Math Skills For GED Success : Master the Essential Skills Required on the GED Math Test


About the GED Math Test iv
How to Use This Book v
Top 50 Math Skills Checklist vi
Calculator Use on the GED vii
The Importance of Estimating x
Alternative Answer Formats xii
About the Pretest xiv
Pretest 1(13)
Number, Number Sense, and Operations
Make an Appropriate Estimate
14(2)
Write Decimals in Order
16(2)
Solve Decimal Word Problems (+, -)
18(2)
Understand Order of Operations
20(2)
Solve Decimal Word Problems (x, ÷)
22(2)
Write Fractions in Order
24(2)
Solve Problems with Fractions (+, -)
26(2)
Solve Problems with Fractions (x, ÷)
28(2)
Relate Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
30(2)
Understand Discount and Sales Tax
32(2)
Understand Ratio
34(2)
Work with Proportions
36(2)
Calculate Percent Change
38(2)
Measurement and Geometry
Understand Units
40(2)
Read and Interpret a Scale
42(2)
Change Units of Measure
44(2)
Understand Rate
46(2)
Calculate Simple Interest
48(2)
Understand Similar Figures
50(2)
Work with a Scale Drawing
52(2)
Solve a Problem Involving Measurement
54(2)
Understand the Measure of Angles
56(2)
Understand Angle Relationships in a Triangle
58(2)
Solve for Distance Using the Pythagorean Relationship
60(2)
Solve for Area
62(2)
Solve for Volume
64(2)
Work with a Coordinate Plane
66(2)
Understand Slope of a Graphed Line
68(2)
Data, Statistics, and Probability
Apply Measures of Central Tendency
70(2)
Find a Missing Term When the Mean is Known
72(2)
Interpolate and Extrapolate
74(2)
Understand Line of Best Fit
76(2)
Interpret a Single Line Graph
78(2)
Understand a Multiple Line Graph
80(2)
Interpret a Bar Graph
82(2)
Understand a Circle Graph
84(2)
Interpret a Circle Graph
86(2)
Use Two Sources of Data
88(2)
Understand Probability
90(2)
Base Probability on Data
92(2)
Algebra, Functions, and Patterns
Evaluate a Formula
94(2)
Write an Algebraic Expression
96(2)
Write an Equation to Solve a Word Problem
98(2)
Work with an Algebraic Expression
100(2)
Extend a Numerical Pattern
102(2)
Identify Values Represented by an Equation
104(2)
Identify an Equation from a Table of Values
106(2)
Identify Points on a Linear Equation
108(2)
Write an Equivalent Equation
110(2)
Predict Change in Values in a Functional Relationship
112(2)
Taking the GED Test 114(1)
Formulas 115(1)
Posttest Part 1 116(7)
Posttest Part 2 123(7)
Evaluation Chart 130(2)
Computation Review 132(17)
Table of Measurements 149(1)
Annotated Answer Key 150(22)
Glossary 172(6)
Index 178