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Contemporary's seven-book series is a comprehensive instructional program for adult learners and pre-high school skill levels. The series develops solid skill foundations needed by learners who may go on to prepare for the high school equivalency examination.Building Basic Skills is ideal for individualized or group instruction. Each worktext has clear, simple directions and easy-to-follow skill progressions for the learner working in a self-paced program. Each book provides everything the learner needs to master the basic skills.

### Table of Contents

To the Learner | p. ix |

Pre-Test: Finding Out What You Know about Whole Numbers, Fractions, Decimals and Percent | p. 1 |

Answers and Solutions-Pre-Test | p. 11 |

Pre-Test Evaluation | p. 19 |

Whole Numbers | |

Understanding Whole Numbers | p. 21 |

Writing Whole Numbers | p. 22 |

Adding Whole Numbers | p. 23 |

Subtracting Whole Numbers | p. 31 |

Multiplying Whole Numbers | p. 41 |

Dividing Whole Numbers | p. 50 |

Whole Numbers Skills Test | p. 62 |

Whole Numbers Skills Test Evaluation | p. 65 |

Answers and Solutions-Whole Numbers Exercises | p. 65 |

Understanding Whole Numbers | p. 65 |

Writing Whole Numbers | p. 65 |

Adding Whole Numbers | p. 66 |

Subtracting Whole Numbers | p. 69 |

Multiplying Whole Numbers | p. 72 |

Dividing Whole Numbers | p. 76 |

Answers and Solutions-Whole Numbers Skills Test | p. 80 |

Fractions | |

Understanding Fractions | p. 82 |

Forms of Fractions | p. 83 |

Adding Fractions | p. 89 |

Subtracting Fractions | p. 97 |

Multiplying Fractions | p. 103 |

Dividing Fractions | p. 108 |

Fractions Skills Test | p. 112 |

Fractions Skills Test Evaluation | p. 115 |

Answers and Solutions-Fractions Skills Exercises | p. 116 |

Understanding Fractions | p. 116 |

Forms of Fractions | p. 116 |

Adding Fractions | p. 117 |

Subtracting Fractions | p. 120 |

Multiplying Fractions | p. 122 |

Dividing Fractions | p. 124 |

Answers and Solutions-Fractions Skills Test | p. 126 |

Decimals | |

Understanding Decimals | p. 128 |

Reading Decimals | p. 129 |

Writing Decimals | p. 130 |

Changing Decimals to Fractions | p. 131 |

Changing Fractions to Decimals | p. 133 |

Comparing Decimals | p. 134 |

Adding Decimals | p. 135 |

Subtracting Decimals | p. 138 |

Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers | p. 140 |

Multiplying Decimals by Decimals | p. 141 |

Multiplying Decimals by 10, 100, and 1000 | p. 142 |

Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers | p. 144 |

Dividing Decimals by Decimals | p. 146 |

Dividing Whole Numbers by Decimals | p. 147 |

Dividing Decimals by 10, 100, and 1000 | p. 148 |

Decimals Skills Test | p. 150 |

Decimals Skills Test Evaluation | p. 153 |

Answers and Solutions-Decimals Skills Exercises | p. 154 |

Reading Decimals | p. 154 |

Writing Decimals | p. 154 |

Changing Decimals to Fractions | p. 155 |

Changing Fractions to Decimals | p. 155 |

Comparing Decimals | p. 155 |

Adding Decimals | p. 155 |

Subtracting Decimals | p. 156 |

Multiplying Decimals | p. 157 |

Dividing Decimals | p. 158 |

Answers and Solutions-Decimals Skills Test | p. 161 |

Percent | |

Understanding Percent | p. 164 |

Changing Decimals to Percents | p. 164 |

Changing Percents to Decimals | p. 165 |

Changing Fractions to Percents | p. 166 |

Changing Percents to Fractions | p. 167 |

Common Percents and Fractions | p. 169 |

Finding a Percent of a Number | p. 170 |

Finding What Percent One Number Is of Another | p. 181 |

Finding a Number When a Percent of It Is Given | p. 186 |

Percent Skills Test | p. 189 |

Percent Skills Test Evaluation | p. 192 |

Answers and Solutions-Percent Skills Exercises | p. 192 |

Changing Decimals to Percents | p. 192 |

Changing Percents to Decimals | p. 192 |

Changing Fractions to Percents | p. 193 |

Changing Percents to Fractions | p. 194 |

Finding a Percent of a Number | p. 195 |

Finding What Percent One Number Is of Another | p. 198 |

Finding a Number When a Percent of It Is Given | p. 200 |

Answers and Solutions-Percent Skills Test | p. 201 |

Post-Test: Finding Out What You Know about Whole Numbers, Fractions, Decimals, and Percent | p. 204 |

Answers and Solutions-Post-Test | p. 216 |

Post-Test Evaluation | p. 225 |