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Misconceptions in Mathematics

This great new section elaborates some of the popular misconceptions in mathematics. From multiplying with fractions to adding negative numbers, you'll find something of interest here.

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Rounding Numbers
Multiplication can Increase or Decrease a Number
Multiplying Decimals
Decimals and their Equivalent Fractions
Dividing Whole Numbers by Fractions
Adding with Negative Numbers
Calculations with Negative Numbers
Calculations with Hundreds and Thousands
Dividing with Fractions
Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
Working out Fractions of Fractions
Adding with Fractions
Division with Hundreds and Thousands
Fractions and Decimals
Dividing with Decimals
More Division with Fractions
More Adding with Fractions
Decimal Places
Is a x a x a = 3a? Is a3 = a x 3?
Multiplication with a Decimal Place
A Definite Way to Deal with Probability
How to Write (A+B)2 without the ( )

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