Adult Literacy Fundamentals Mathematics: Book 1
Posted: October 3, 2014 | Updated: December 16, 2021
Author: Wendy Tagami, Liz Girard
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THIS BOOK WILL BE ARCHIVED ON JUNE 1ST, 2022 AS IT HAS BEEN REPLACED BY A NEW EDITION. This is book one in a six-book series on fundamental mathematics for adult learners. These books include glossaries, self tests, practice requests, grades records, and unit tests. Ancillary Resources include the Instructor's Manual.
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