chapter of the Glencoe Pre-Algebra Student Edition includes
Chapter Introductions for students. Here we provide an up-to-date
annotated list of links to Web sites for each Chapter Introduction.
1 (page 5)
Retail Federation Home page
The NRF Foundation is the center for the collection and dissemination
of information about retailing. As such, the Foundation is the link
between the past, present and future of retailing.
2 (page 65)
Reserve Bank of Chicago home page
Visit the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago page to learn about new
currency information, monetary policies, and economic indicators.
3 (page 117)
how DOTSPLUS helps the Blind to read.
Read papers published about DotsPlus online and email John Gardner,
one of the DotsPlus developers.
4 (page 169)
Development Lab at Lewis-Clark State College
Be sure to check the links as you explore this lab.
5 (page 223)
Find out how age, gender, level of activity, and so on contribute
to obesity. Learn about complications of obesity and dietary options.
6 (page 273)
Protect your computer by learning information about specific viruses,
the latest virus threats.
7 (page 329)
Begin your exploration of Jeopardy!, Wheel of Fortune, The Newlywed
Game and other popular game shows at Sony Pictures Entertainment!
8 (page 371)
Investigate the Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS) at the University
Navstar Consortium (UNAVCO) page.
9 (page 431)
Visit The Field Museum online to explore "Life Over Time"
with quick tours on dinosaurs.
10 (page 485)
Discover what the American Advertising Federation does and how it
helps its members.
11 (page 547)
Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
Check out the public section at the website for naval architects
and marine engineers.
12 (page 609)
Browse the University of Connecticut's ArchNet (WWW Virtual Library
- Archaeology) to find archaeological information available online.
13 (page 663)
Review Carter's algorithm for calculating the dates on which Easter
falls from 1900 to 2099.
14 (page 705)
Learn different bidding systems and conventions.