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**Online Lessons**

- EdX: MathFree online courses on many undergraduate Math topics
- Khan Academy: MathIncludes courses on Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus, Linear Algebra and many other Math topics
- Math PlanetSee this free online guide to pre-algebra, algebra 1, algebra 2, and geometry!

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- Overcoming Math Anxiety by Randy DavidsonCall Number: QA11.D3465 1993 (Jupiter Campus)ISBN: 9780065016512Publication Date: 1997-01-01
- Math Survival Guide by Jeffrey R. Appling Algebra-based mathematics workbook designed to put science readers of all ages at ease with the math needed to understand science. Whether they need ample help or just a fast refresher, this approachable resource will help readers master the basics quickly and easily. In addition to a full range of mathematics topics, Math Survival Guide includes a chapter of invaluable study tips. Plus, the author gives advice on buying a computer and helps readers focus on the advantages and uses for a computer.Call Number: QA11.2.A56 2002 (Jupiter Campus)ISBN: 0471031038Publication Date: 1994-08-16

- Math for Real Life for Dummies by Barry Schoenborn The easy way to brush up on the math skills you need in reallife Not everyone retains the math they learned in school. Like anyskill, your ability to speak "math" can deteriorate if left unused.From adding and subtracting money in a bank account to figuring outthe number of shingles to put on a roof, math in all of its formsfactors into daily life. Math For Real Life For Dummiesprovides you with the simple formulas and theorems that you'relikely to encounter in the workplace, the kitchen, and even whenplaying games. You can turn to Math For Real Life For Dummies to brushup on your math skills or to handle everyday encounters, likecalculating restaurant tips, understanding interest rates, andfiguring out percentages and odds. Packed with real-world examplesthat make sense, Math For Real Life For Dummies takes thestress out of your daily calculation encounters. Provides tips for understanding and using basic mathematicalconcepts Shows you how math helps the mind to reason and organizecomplicated situations or problems into clear, simple, and logicalsteps Covers all of the math skills you're likely to need in everydaysituations If you're looking for a practical, plain-English guide tomastering everyday math skills, Math For Real Life ForDummies has you covered.Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9781118453346Publication Date: 2013-02-06
- U Can: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra for Dummies by Mark Zegarelli The fun and friendly guide to really understandingmath U Can: Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies is thefun, friendly guide to making sense of math. It walks you throughthe "how" and "why" to help you master the crucial operations thatunderpin every math class you'll ever take. With no-nonsenselessons, step-by-step instructions, practical examples, and plentyof practice, you'll learn how to manipulate non-whole numbers,tackle pesky fractions, deal with weights and measures, simplifyalgebraic expressions, and so much more. The "learn it - doit" style helps you move at your own pace, with lesson-sizedexplanations, examples, and practice. You also get access to 1,001more practice problems online, where you can create customizedquizzes and study the topics where you need the most help. Math can be hard -- and the basics in U Can: Basic Math& Pre-Algebra For Dummies lay the foundation for classesdown the line. Consider this resource as your guide to mathmastery, with step-by-step help for learning to: Put numbers in their place Make sense of fractions, decimals, and percents Get a grasp of basic geometry Simplify basic algebraic equations Believe it or not, math can be fun! And the better youunderstand it now, the more likely you are to do well in school,earn a degree, and get a good job. U Can: Basic Math &Pre-Algebra For Dummies gives you the skills, understanding,and confidence you need to conquer math once and for all.Call Number: QA43.Z434 2015 (Jupiter Campus)ISBN: 9781119067962Publication Date: 2015-08-10
- Schaum's Outline of Mathematics for Liberal Arts Majors by Christopher Thomas Schaum's has Satisfied Students for 50 Years. Now Schaum's Biggest Sellers are in New Editions! For half a century, more than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them study faster, learn better, and get top grades. Now Schaum's celebrates its 50th birthday with a brand-new look, a new format with hundreds of practice problems, and completely updated information to conform to the latest developments in every field of study. Schaum's Outlines-Problem Solved Schaum's Outline of Mathematics for Liberal Arts Majors helps students understand basic concepts and offer extra practice on such topics as logic, truth tables, axiom statements, consumer mathematics, probability and counting techniques, the real number system, and more. Each chapter offers clear concise explanations of topics and include hundreds of practice problems with step-by-step solutions.Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9780071544290Publication Date: 2008-09-16
- Geometry by Barnett Rich; Christopher Thomas This review of standard college courses in geometry has been updated to reflect the latest course scope and sequences. The new edition includes an added chapter on Solid Geometry and a chapter on Transformation, plus expanded explanations of particularly difficult topics, as well as many new worked-out and supplementary problems..Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9780071544122Publication Date: 2008-08-13
- Trigonometry by Robert Moyer; Frank Ayres This thorough review of standard college courses in trigonometry has been updated to reflect the latest course scope and sequences. The new edition includes expanded explanations of the aspects of each periodic function, and updated information for the curve graphing section..Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9780071543507Publication Date: 2008-08-21
- Precalculus by Fred Safier This text reviews algebra and trigonometry and prepares students for first year calculus courses at university. It shows in simple steps how to apply the basic principles to actual problems, and is suitable for struggling students who want to master the basics before starting a university level calculus course.Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9780070572614Publication Date: 1997-10-01
- Calculus for Dummies by Mark Ryan Calculus For Dummies, 2nd Edition (9781118791295) is now being published as Calculus For Dummies, 2nd Edition (9781119293491). While this version features an older Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the new release and should not be considered a different product. Slay the calculus monster with this user-friendly guide Calculus For Dummies, 2nd Edition makes calculus manageable--even if you're one of the many students who sweat at the thought of it. By breaking down differentiation and integration into digestible concepts, this guide helps you build a stronger foundation with a solid understanding of the big ideas at work. This user-friendly math book leads you step-by-step through each concept, operation, and solution, explaining the "how" and "why" in plain English instead of math-speak. Through relevant instruction and practical examples, you'll soon learn that real-life calculus isn't nearly the monster it's made out to be. Calculus is a required course for many college majors, and for students without a strong math foundation, it can be a real barrier to graduation. Breaking that barrier down means recognizing calculus for what it is--simply a tool for studying the ways in which variables interact. It's the logical extension of the algebra, geometry, and trigonometry you've already taken, and Calculus For Dummies, 2nd Edition proves that if you can master those classes, you can tackle calculus and win. Includes foundations in algebra, trigonometry, and pre-calculus concepts Explores sequences, series, and graphing common functions Instructs you how to approximate area with integration Features things to remember, things to forget, and things you can't get away with Stop fearing calculus, and learn to embrace the challenge. With this comprehensive study guide, you'll gain the skills and confidence that make all the difference. Calculus For Dummies, 2nd Edition provides a roadmap for success, and the backup you need to get there.Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 1118791088Publication Date: 2014-06-23
- Calculus by Frank Ayres; Elliott MendelsonCall Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9780071508612Publication Date: 2008-08-25
- Differential Equations for Dummies by Steven HolznerCall Number: QA371.H685 2008 (Boca Raton Campus)Publication Date: 2008
- Calculus II for Dummies by Mark Zegarelli An easy-to-understand primer on advanced calculus topics Calculus II is a prerequisite for many popular college majors, including pre-med, engineering, and physics. Calculus II For Dummies offers expert instruction, advice, and tips to help second semester calculus students get a handle on the subject and ace their exams. It covers intermediate calculus topics in plain English, featuring in-depth coverage of integration, including substitution, integration techniques and when to use them, approximate integration, and improper integrals. This hands-on guide also covers sequences and series, with introductions to multivariable calculus, differential equations, and numerical analysis. Best of all, it includes practical exercises designed to simplify and enhance understanding of this complex subject.Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9780470225226Publication Date: 2012
- Advanced Calculus by Robert C. Wrede; Murray Spiegel Schaum's Outline of French Grammar delivers a comprehensive and efficient review of French grammar, with exercises, quick drills, and helpful verb charts. The fifth edition includes the latest usages and carefully explains challenging grammatical topics.Call Number: eBook (FAU log-in required)ISBN: 9780071375672Publication Date: 2002-02-20

- MathHelp.com This site provides preparation for math exams such as ALEKS, ASVAB, GRE, HESI, CLEP, and FTCE. In addition, it provides help with basic math, pre-algebra, algebra, and geometry.
- ALEKS Math Test Prep Course (MathHelp.Com) This site provides instruction, practice problems, and tests to check understanding on various math concepts tested in ALEKS.

- Barron's ASVAB, 10th Edition by Terry L. Duran The ASVAB is the qualifying battery of tests required for recruits entering all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. This manual's many helpful features include: A diagnostic ASVAB to identify areas that need study and improvement Four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained Reviews of all major test areas: word knowledge, paragraph comprehension, math knowledge and reasoning, general science, electronics, and basic mechanics, shop and automotive information Tips and techniques for doing well on the "assembling objects" subtest Guidelines for analyzing test scores and on practice tests and understanding how they relate to potential military occupational fieldsCall Number: U408.5.D87 2012 (Boca Raton Campus, Course Reserves)ISBN: 9780764147937Publication Date: 2012-05-01
- FTCE Mathematics 6-12 (026) 3rd Ed. by Sandra Rush REA's FTCE Mathematics 6-12 (026) Test Prep with Online Tests Gets You Certified and in the Classroom! Updated Third Edition This new third edition of our FTCE Mathematics 6-12 test prep is designed to help you master the competencies tested on this challenging exam. It's perfect for teacher education students and career-changing professionals who are need certification to teach mathematics in Florida's secondary schools. Written by Sandra Rush, M.A., math test expert, author, tutor, and private test-prep coach, our test prep covers all the relevant topics, with expert score-raising strategies developed just for the FTCE Math test. Our targeted review covers the 10 competencies tested: knowledge of algebra, advanced algebra, functions, geometry, coordinate geometry, trigonometry, statistics and probability, calculus, mathematical reasoning, and instruction and assessment. End-of-chapter practice reinforces key concepts and helps you evaluate your overall understanding of the subject. An online diagnostic test pinpoints your strengths and weaknesses so you can focus your study on the topics where you need the most review. Two full-length practice tests (available in the book and online) offer realistic practice and are balanced to include every type of question and skill tested on the actual exam. Our online tests are offered in a timed format with automatic scoring and diagnostic feedback to help you zero in on the topics and types of questions that give you trouble now, so you can succeed on test day. This test prep is a must-have for teacher certification candidates in Florida! REA's book + online prep packages are teacher-recommended and are proven to be the extra support teacher candidates need to pass their challenging certification exams. Call Number: LB1766.F6R87 2019 (Boca Raton Reserves)ISBN: 9780738612409Publication Date: 2018-10-20
- CLEP College Mathematics Study Guide 2018-2019 by Accepted A detailed overview of what you need to know for CLEP, so that you know exactly what to expect on the CLEP exam, Accepted Inc.'s CLEP study guide also covers all of the subjects over which you will be tested, Includes a CLEP practice test for you to practice and improve, Test tips and strategies to help you score higher on the CLEP exam.Call Number: QA43.C63 2016 (Boca Raton Campus)ISBN: 9781635302547Publication Date: 2017-09-22

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