Basic Math/Overcoming Math Anxiety | Fractions | Measurement & Dosage | Statistics | Algebra

For many of us, math is not one of our favorite subjects 😉 But no matter which program you are in at Hickey College or what your future career plans might be, you will need to understand and use math.

Fortunately, there are several excellent books and online resources to help you upgrade your math skills. Take a look at a few of the many resources available to help make math easier.

**Basic Math / Overcoming Math Anxiety**

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All the Math You’ll Ever Need

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra for Dummies

30 Wild And Wonderful Math Stories To Develop Problem-Solving Skills

Managing the Mean Math Blues

Mathematics for the Millions

Overcoming Math Anxiety

Rapid Math : Tricks & Tips : 30 Days To Number Power

You Can Do The Math Overcome Your Math Phobia

**eBooks and Online Courses / Tests** **(through LearningExpress Library)**

The following books are available **here**:

1001 Math Problems, 4th ed.

Basic Math & Pre-Algebra

Fractions, Percentages, & Decimals

Math Word Problems

Math Builder

Math To The Max : 1,200 Practice Questions To Maximize Your Math Power

Practical Math Success in 20 Minutes a Day, 5th ed.

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**Websites**

*Math Anxiety* – A pamphlet created by students and faculty at Anoka-Ramsey Community College. Contains great strategies to help overcome math anxiety.

*GCFLearnFree.org – *Nice interactive tutorials

Addition & Subtraction

Multiplication & Division

Decimals & Percents

**Fractions**

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Fabulous and Funny Fractions Stories

Painless Fractions

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**Fractions

**Websites**

*GCFLearnFree.org – *Fractions tutorial

Cooking with Fractions Quiz – Practice your skills

**Measurement & Dosage**

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Lab Math : A Handbook Of Measurements, Calculations…

Math & Dosage Calculations for Healthcare Professionals

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501 Measurement and Conversion Questions

**Websites – Vet Tech
**All About Ratios – Quiz – Simple, short quiz on ratios.

Drug Calculations for Health Professionals – Test yourself on drugs and dosages.

Fluid Dosage Calculation Quiz – Twenty-five multiple choice questions selected randomly from a pool of 60 items to test / refresh your knowledge / skills about calculating fluid medication dosages.

Metric Measurement – This is a great way to get started using the metric system.

**Websites – Culinary**

Ratios in the Kitchen – Interactive tutorial

Culinary Measurement and Equivalency Quizzes (Quizzes 3-7…Practice your skills)

**Statistics**

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The Cartoon Guide to Statistics

Naked Statistics : Stripping the Dread from the Data

Statistics for Dummies

Statistics for the Utterly Confused

What is a P-Value Anyway? : 34 Stories to Help You Actually Understand Statistics

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Statistics Success in 20 Minutes a Day

**Online Videos (through ****Films on Demand Database****)
**Statistics : The Standard Deviants Core Curriculum (10-part series)

The Passionate Statistician: Florence Nightingale

Polling and Statistics

**Websites**

Statistics & Probability Tutorial– For beginners. Includes problems & answers.

SticiGui (pronounced “sticky-gooey”) – An interactive tutorial designed for people who are only going to take one statistics course in their whole life.

**Algebra**

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Algebra, the Easy Way

Algebra Demystified

Algebra Survival Guide : a Conversational Handbook for the Thoroughly Befuddled

Bob Miller’s Algebra for the Clueless

Painless Algebra

Practical Algebra : a Self-Teaching Guide

**eBooks and Online Courses / Tests** **(through LearningExpress** Library)

The following books are available **here**:

1001 Algebra Problems

501 Algebra Questions, 3rd ed.

Algebra Success in 20 Minutes a Day, 5th ed.

Express Review Guides: Algebra I

Express Review Guides: Algebra II

Just in Time Algebra

**Online Videos (through ****Films on** Demand Database)

Algebra Applications (10-part series)