Mathematical Practices, Mathematics for Teachers: Activities, Models, and Real-Life Examples 1st edition

Textbook Cover

Ron Larson and Robyn Silbey
Publisher: Cengage Learning

enhanced content

Enhanced Webassign

Includes pedagogical tools such as assignable simulations, textbook examples, links to the eBook, and algorithmic solutions. Specific features vary from book to book.

eBook

eBook

Your students can pay an additional fee for access to an online version of the textbook that might contain additional interactive features.

personal study plan

Personal Study Plan Module

Your students can use chapter and section assessments to gauge their mastery of the material and generate individualized study plans that include various online, interactive multimedia resources.

lifetime of edition

Lifetime of Edition (LOE)

Your students are allowed unlimited access to WebAssign courses that use this edition of the textbook at no additional cost.

textbook resources

Textbook Resources

Additional instructional and learning resources are available with the textbook, and might include testbanks, slide presentations, online simulations, videos, and documents.


Access is contingent on use of this textbook in the instructor's classroom.

Academic Term Homework Homework and eBook
Higher Education Single Term N/A $90.00
High School N/A N/A

Online price per student per course or lab, bookstore price varies. Access cards can be packaged with most any textbook, please see your textbook rep or contact WebAssign

  • Chapter 1: Problem Solving
    • 1.1: Problem-Solving Strategies (10)
    • 1.2: More Problem-Solving Strategies (8)
    • 1.3: Reasoning and Logic (11)
    • 1: Chapter Summary
    • 1: Review Exercises
    • 1: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 2: Sets and Numeral Systems
    • 2.1: Sets (17)
    • 2.2: Whole Numbers (11)
    • 2.3: Number Lines and Numeral Systems (10)
    • 2: Chapter Summary
    • 2: Review Exercises
    • 2: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 3: Operations With Whole Numbers
    • 3.1: Adding Whole Numbers (10)
    • 3.2: Subtracting Whole Numbers (9)
    • 3.3: Multiplying Whole Numbers (13)
    • 3.4: Dividing Whole Numbers (9)
    • 3: Chapter Summary
    • 3: Review Exercises
    • 3: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 4: Exponents and Estimation
    • 4.1: Mental Math and Estimation (13)
    • 4.2: Exponents (10)
    • 4.3: Order of Operations (10)
    • 4: Chapter Summary
    • 4: Review Exercises
    • 4: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 5: Number Theory
    • 5.1: Divisibility Tests (11)
    • 5.2: Primes and Composites (11)
    • 5.3: Greatest Common Factor and Least Common Multiple (12)
    • 5: Chapter Summary
    • 5: Review Exercises
    • 5: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 6: Fractions
    • 6.1: Fractions (13)
    • 6.2: Adding and Subtracting Fractions (13)
    • 6.3: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions (13)
    • 6.4: Ratios and Proportions (8)
    • 6: Chapter Summary
    • 6: Review Exercises
    • 6: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 7: Decimals and Percents
    • 7.1: Decimals (10)
    • 7.2: Adding and Subtracting Decimals (9)
    • 7.3: Multiplying and Dividing Decimals (13)
    • 7.4: Percents (14)
    • 7: Chapter Summary
    • 7: Review Exercises
    • 7: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 8: Integers
    • 8.1: Integers (9)
    • 8.2: Adding and Subtracting Integers (12)
    • 8.3: Multiplying and Dividing Integers (15)
    • 8: Chapter Summary
    • 8: Review Exercises
    • 8: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 9: Rational Numbers and Real Numbers
    • 9.1: Rational Numbers (12)
    • 9.2: Solving Equations Using Rational Numbers (13)
    • 9.3: Real Numbers (11)
    • 9: Chapter Summary
    • 9: Review Exercises
    • 9: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 10: Polygons and Polyhedra
    • 10.1: Triangles (11)
    • 10.2: Quadrilaterals (9)
    • 10.3: Polygons and Tessellations (8)
    • 10.4: Polyhedra (9)
    • 10: Chapter Summary
    • 10: Review Exercises
    • 10: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 11: Measurement
    • 11.1: Standard and Nonstandard Units (13)
    • 11.2: Perimeters and Areas of Polygons (9)
    • 11.3: Surface Areas of Polyhedra (8)
    • 11.4: Volumes of Polyhedra (8)
    • 11: Chapter Summary
    • 11: Review Exercises
    • 11: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 12: Circles and Circular Solids
    • 12.1: Circumferences and Areas of Circles (12)
    • 12.2: Surface Areas of Circular Solids (9)
    • 12.3: Volumes of Circular Solids (9)
    • 12: Chapter Summary
    • 12: Review Exercises
    • 12: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 13: Congruence and Similarity
    • 13.1: Congruence of Triangles (12)
    • 13.2: Similarity (9)
    • 13.3: Construction Techniques (10)
    • 13: Chapter Summary
    • 13: Review Exercises
    • 13: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 14: Transformations
    • 14.1: Translations and Rotations (11)
    • 14.2: Reflections (5)
    • 14.3: Dilations and Scale Drawings (6)
    • 14: Chapter Summary
    • 14: Review Exercises
    • 14: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 15: Coordinate Geometry
    • 15.1: The Coordinate Plane and Distance (10)
    • 15.2: The Slope of a Line (12)
    • 15.3: Linear Equations in Two Variables (13)
    • 15.4: Functions (8)
    • 15: Chapter Summary
    • 15: Review Exercises
    • 15: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 16: Probability
    • 16.1: Introduction to Probability (11)
    • 16.2: Counting Techniques (11)
    • 16.3: Independent and Dependent Events (6)
    • 16.4: Expected Value (4)
    • 16: Chapter Summary
    • 16: Review Exercises
    • 16: Chapter Test

  • Chapter 17: Statistics
    • 17.1: Graphs of Data (6)
    • 17.2: Measures of Central Tendency (9)
    • 17.3: Variation (5)
    • 17.4: Other Types of Graphs (7)
    • 17: Chapter Summary
    • 17: Review Exercises
    • 17: Chapter Test

Questions Available within WebAssign

Most questions from this textbook are available in WebAssign. The online questions are identical to the textbook questions except for minor wording changes necessary for Web use. Whenever possible, variables, numbers, or words have been randomized so that each student receives a unique version of the question. This list is updated nightly.

Question Availability Color Key
BLACK questions are available now
GRAY questions are under development


Group Quantity Questions
Chapter 1: Problem Solving
1.1 10 003 005 007 009 011 014 016 019 035 036
1.2 8 003 005 009 013 017 019 021 033
1.3 11 003 005 007 009 011 013 016 019 021 032 035
Chapter 2: Sets and Numeral Systems
2.1 17 003 005 007 009 011 013 015 017 023 025 027 028 029 030 033 034 047
2.2 11 002 005 007 009 011 013 015 019 023 026 033
2.3 10 003 007 009 011 013 017 021 024 031 037
Chapter 3: Operations With Whole Numbers
3.1 10 005 007 010 012 015 018 022 024 026 036
3.2 9 005 008 011 014 018 021 024 027 030
3.3 13 003 007 009 011 013 016 018 020 025 029 035 039 042
3.4 9 005 007 010 012 015 018 020 023 036
Chapter 4: Exponents and Estimation
4.1 13 004 007 010 012 014 017 020 022 024 026 028 030 032
4.2 10 008 010 012 014 016 018 020 023 027 037
4.3 10 005 010 012 014 016 020 022 024 028 043
Chapter 5: Number Theory
5.1 11 003 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 021 027 037
5.2 11 005 008 010 012 014 016 018 022 027 035 040
5.3 12 003 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 022 024 026 037
Chapter 6: Fractions
6.1 13 004 006 010 012 014 016 018 020 022 024 030 037 040
6.2 13 003 006 008 010 013 016 018 022 024 026 028 030 038
6.3 13 003 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 021 024 026 028 030
6.4 8 004 007 010 014 015 017 020 022
Chapter 7: Decimals and Percents
7.1 10 004 006 010 012 014 016 018 020 024 026
7.2 9 004 006 008 010 012 014 017 024 027
7.3 13 003 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 021 024 028 032 040
7.4 14 003 006 008 010 014 016 018 020 022 024 026 034 037 038
Chapter 8: Integers
8.1 9 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 024 028
8.2 12 004 006 008 012 016 018 020 024 028 030 037 050
8.3 15 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 020 022 024 026 028 030 033 036
Chapter 9: Rational Numbers and Real Numbers
9.1 12 003 006 008 010 012 014 018 020 022 024 031 044
9.2 13 003 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 021 024 028 040 046
9.3 11 007 010 012 014 016 018 020 022 024 026 035
Chapter 10: Polygons and Polyhedra
10.1 11 006 008 010 014 016 018 021 024 026 028 038
10.2 9 004 006 008 010 011 013 016 018 024
10.3 8 005 009 013 016 018 030 032 034
10.4 9 004 006 008 011 014 016 020 022 040
Chapter 11: Measurement
11.1 13 005 007 010 012 014 016 018 020 022 024 026 029 032
11.2 9 006 009 012 014 018 020 023 025 029
11.3 8 004 006 008 010 012 014 018 023
11.4 8 003 006 010 012 014 017 028 030
Chapter 12: Circles and Circular Solids
12.1 12 003 006 008 010 012 016 018 020 022 028 030 033
12.2 9 003 006 009 012 014 016 020 022 029
12.3 9 003 006 008 010 013 015 018 020 024
Chapter 13: Congruence and Similarity
13.1 12 003 006 008 009 012 014 016 018 020 024 028 032
13.2 9 003 006 008 010 012 016 019 024 030
13.3 10 001 004 006 009 012 014 015 017 021 024
Chapter 14: Transformations
14.1 11 004 006 008 010 012 014 016 018 020 022 028
14.2 5 004 006 020 027 034
14.3 6 003 005 008 010 012 014
Chapter 15: Coordinate Geometry
15.1 10 003 006 009 013 016 019 022 024 026 034
15.2 12 004 008 012 014 016 018 021 025 029 031 034 037
15.3 13 004 007 009 011 014 016 018 020 022 026 040 042 044
15.4 8 003 009 011 013 015 017 025 032
Chapter 16: Probability
16.1 11 003 006 009 011 016 018 020 022 024 026 028
16.2 11 003 011 016 018 020 022 024 026 028 030 032
16.3 6 003 006 010 014 016 019
16.4 4 006 009 012 016
Chapter 17: Statistics
17.1 6 004 006 008 010 012 014
17.2 9 003 006 008 012 014 016 018 022 026
17.3 5 003 007 010 012 014
17.4 7 004 006 010 015 018 020 029
Total 600