Office Machines

Office Machines : With Excel Applications

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For undergraduate courses in Office Machines, Business Machines, Calculating Machines, or Electronic Calculators, or for a low level, brief Business Math course.

Discover How to Apply Your 10-Key and Electronic Calculator Knowledge to Real-life Situations on a Page-by-Page Basis

Relevant, accurate, and detail-oriented, Office Machines: With Excel Applications, Sixth Edition empowers future office workers with skills and competency as it teaches them how to effectively use a calculator to solve today's business mathematical applications.

This text provides a thorough review of the basic mathematics needed for successful completion of an office machines course. It helps readers develop speed and accuracy in performing four basic mathematical functions, and offers myriad opportunities for them to apply their knowledge with an extensive number of business mathematical application problems, similar to the ones a typical employee would encounter in the real world.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 320 pages
  • 221.5 x 277.4 x 19.8mm | 712.15g
  • Pearson
  • Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 6th edition
  • 0130486884
  • 9780130486882

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A perfect preparatory/review for today's office worker, this applications-oriented guide shows how to successfully use a calculator to solve today's business mathematical applications. Loaded with practical business applications, it offers clear-cut explanations, generic operating instructions, practice problems, and self-evaluations, plus a self-contained practice set that lets users gain practical, on-the-job experience as they review and reinforce concepts learned. Offers more business applications than any other book of its kind on the market, including bank statement reconciliation, consumer payment cards, statistical averages, insurance premiums, payroll records, corporate taxation, installment loans, and much more. Provides a level of skill development that meets or exceeds the standards that employers expect in the workplace. Includes an extensive, self-contained practice set ("Woodside Apartments") at the end of the book that allows users to put their knowledge to the test. For business math and accounting professionals.
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Table of contents


1. Business Mathematics Review.
2. Operating the Ten-Key Keyboard by the Touch Method.
3. Practice and Speed Development.

4. Addition and Subtraction on the Electronic Calculator.
5. Multiplication on the Electronic Calculator.
6. Division on the Electronic Calculator.
7. Multiple Operations on the Electronic Calculator.

8. Developing Keyboarding and Critical Thinking Skills.
9. Woodside Apartments: A Simulation.
Appendix A. Using the Computer Numeric Keypad.
Appendix B. Answers to Selected Problems and Self-Evaluations.
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