Life of Fred: Pre-Algebra 2 with Economics

Life of Fred: Pre-Algebra 2 with Economics




Product Description

by Stanley F. Schmidt, Ph.D.

This follow-up to Life of Fred Pre-Algebra 1 with Biology completes the preparation for algebra.
Concepts covered include:

Domain and codomain of a function, Conversion factors, Steps in Solving Word Problems, How Not to Bore Your Horse If You Are a Jockey, One-to-one Functions, Unit Analysis, Key to a Successful Business, Five Qualities that Money Should Have, the Tulip Mania in Holland, Definitions of Capitalism, Socialism, and Communism, Payday Loans, the Tragedy of the Commons, Partnerships, Cardinality of a Set, Four Ways to Kill Competition, Freedom vs. Liberty, Why We Have a High Standard of Living, Tariffs, Demand Curves, Venn Diagrams, Ricardo’s Law of Comparative Advantage.

ISBN: 978-0-9791072-3-8
288 pages