   Sign-up for Special Offers   Basic Math Word Problem Tutor - Learning By Example  Item Number: TMW KA-BMWP Price: \$599.25 Format: 15 DVD Length: 557 min. Copyright: 2009 Closed Caption: n/a Producer: TMW Media Group Grade Level: 9 - College Summary: Word problems present the problem to be solved in sentence form. Students must pull the information out of the problem and decide the best way to solve it. Each section is taught entirely by example word problems which help students learn these skills in the most efficient way possible. It teaches students how to think about the logic of a problem and decide the best course of action to arrive at the solution.An excellent resource to increase students understanding & serves as a reference of fully worked problems to aid in exam preparation. The strategy associated with unit conversions is emphasized so that students will be comfortable applying any conversion factor necessary to solve the problem.The Basic Math Word Problem Tutor Series is a complete 15 lesson series covering all of the core topics in detail. Students Will Learn Everything From:How to read a written word problem How to arrive at the solution When to add & subtract whole numbers to arrive at the answer When to multiply & divide whole numbers When to use ratio and proportion What sets this series apart from other teaching tools is that the concepts are taught entirely through step-by-step example problems of increasing difficulty. It works by introducing each new concept in an easy to understand way and by using example problems that are worked out step-by-step and line-by-line to completion. If a student has a problem with coursework or homework, simply find a similar problem fully worked on in the series and review the steps needed to solve the problem. Also from TMW Media Group 