PERCENTS: Basic Concepts I: In percents, whole things are always divided into a hundred pieces.
Issue #1: Comparing Fractions; Read about Lois's Pets; A Cheer for 7 x 8!
Issue #6: Canceling fractions; The Invisible Decimal.
Issue #8: Finding the Area of a Triangle.
Issue #9: The Commutative Property
Issue #10: The AssociativeProperty
Issue #11: The Distributive Property
Issue #19: How to Add Fractions
Issue #20: "Finding the Area of a Polygon"
Issue #21: "Rules for Signed Numbers"
Issue #22: Solve a Triangle Puzzle.
Issue #23: Lois's Top Ten Reasons for Learning Math You Think You're Never Going to Need
Issue #24: Understanding Exponents and Powers
Issue 25: Probability 101- Finding a Matching Pair of Socks
Issue 26: Probability 102 - Putting on Socks in the Dark
Issue 27: The Lady With the Big Hat: A stupid, but famous story explaining how to change
improper fractions to mixed numbers.
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