Power Math : 30 Powerful Principles For Building Math & Numeracy Skills


  • Author: Brandon Royal
  • Publisher: Jaico Publishing House
  • ISBN-13: 9788184957303
  • Pages: 282
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Year of Pub / Reprint Year: 2015


About The Book

Ace Your Competitive Exams

• Uncover the “secrets” of basic math

• Learn to translate words into math

• Solve math problems by thinking conceptually

• Understand the meaning behind basic graphs

Improve Your Math Skills and Achieve Greater Academic and Professional Success

Power Math is an invaluable guide for the person who wants to fine-tune his or her numerical mindset and see math in a new way.

• Contains 120 all-star problems and 30 recurring math principles to help readers uncover the secrets of basic math.

• Develop a feel for how numbers behave and what makes math problems tick.

• Watch for pitfalls when working with percentage increase and decrease.

• Use simple math to solve “business” scenarios involving price, cost, volume, profit, and break-even, and to calculate mark-up versus margin and efficiency.

• Be able to glance at graphs and grasp their underlying meaning.

• Understand correlation: weak or strong, positive or negative, linear or nonlinear.

BRANDON ROYAL (CPA, MBA) is an award-winning author, who through his work as a teacher and educational consultant, has developed a set of key learning principles that help define the basics of reasoning, math, writing, and grammar.