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W. Michael Kelley

Full Name: W. Michael Kelley
Number of Works: 13
The author has written a bunch of books about math (like The Complete Idiot's Guide to Precalculus, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Calculus (Second Edition), and The Humongous Book of Calculus Problems).

His website, www.calculus-help.com, hosts over a thousand unique visitors a day, even though it features an unflattering animated graphic of him dancing at his wedding.

(from the back of one of his books)

ISBN: 0764524798, 9780764524790
Keywords: dummies, teaching, rookie
Pages: 360
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1592576486, 9781592576487
Keywords: algebra, guide, idiot, complete
Pages: 336
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 60%

Just the facts (and figures) to understanding algebra. The Complete Idiot?s Guide® to Algebra has been updated to include easier-to-read graphs and additional practice problems. It covers variations of standard problems that will assist students with their algebra courses, along with all the basic concepts, including linear equations and inequalities, polynomials, exponents and logarithms, conic sections, discrete math, word problems and more. ?Written in an easy-to-comprehend style to make math concepts approachable ?Award-winning math teacher and author of The Complete Idiot?s Guide® to C
ISBN: 1592577229, 9781592577224
Keywords: don, speak, math, people, translated, book, algebra, problems, humongous
Pages: 561
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 100%

When the numbers just don?t add up? Following in the footsteps of the successful The Humongous Books of Calculus Problems, bestselling author Michael Kelley has taken a typical algebra workbook, and made notes in the margins, adding missing steps and simplifying concepts and solutions. Students will learn how to interpret and solve problems as they are typically presented in algebra courses?and become prepared to solve those problems that were never discussed in class but always seem to find their way onto exams. ? Annotations throughout the text clarify each problem and fill in missing steps
ISBN: 1592578659, 9781592578658
Keywords: don, speak, math, people, translated, book, statistics, problems, humongous
Pages: 550
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

A brain explains... Most math and science study guides are dry and difficult, but this is the exception. Following the successful The Humongous Books in calculus and algebra, bestselling author Mike Kelley takes a typical statistics workbook, full of solved problems, and writes notes in the margins, adding missing steps and simplifying concepts and solutions. By learning how to interpret and solve problems as they are presented in statistics courses, students prepare to solve those difficult problems that were never discussed in class but are always on exams. ?With annotated notes and explana
ISBN: 1592575129, 9781592575121
Keywords: don, speak, math, people, problems, book, calculus, humongous
Pages: 576
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 80%

Now students have nothing to fear ? Math textbooks can be as baffling as the subject they?re teaching. Not anymore. The best-selling author of The Complete Idiot?s Guide to Calculus has taken what appears to be a typical calculus workbook, chock full of solved calculus problems, and made legible notes in the margins, adding missing steps and simplifying solutions. Finally, everything is made perfectly clear. Students will be prepared to solve those obscure problems that were never discussed in class but always seem to find their way onto exams. --Includes 1,000 problems with comprehensive sol