AGS Math for the World of Work Teach students the math skills they need to enter the workforcePlan a business-oriented curriculum for your students with this full-color, easy-to-read text that focuses on the skills students need on the job. Math for the World of Work covers critical skills like whole numbers, fractions, decimals, averages, estimating, measurements, and ratios. Each skill is introduced in a cross-curricular context that helps students learn about the business world.Lessons are reinforced with problem-solving activities, exercises, and review questions to give students plenty of practice and solidify their understanding of new skills. And features like Application Activities and Technology Connections ensure that students understand how to apply the skills they acquire.Lexile Level 860,Reading Level 3-4,Interest Level 6-12.Table of Contents Wages, Benefits, Kinds of Businesses, Human Resource Departments, Business Travel, Corporate Banking, Operating Expenses, Business Management, Casualty Insurance, Government Regulations, Risks for Business Owners, Sales and Marketing, Mail-Order Business.Features and Benefits Aligns with NCTM Standards, ELL/ESL appropriate, Build reluctant readers? confidence with easy-to-read, high-interest text, Engage students with Application Activities that relate mathematical concepts directly to common workplace activities, Help students focus on chapter objectives with Goals for Learning, Encourage technology-based problem solving with Technology Connections exercises, Reinforce writing and communication skills, as well as mathematical concepts, with the Writing About Mathematics feature, Plan lessons and activities easily with more than 200 additional activities on the Teacher?s Resource Library CD-ROM.