Mathematics for the Trades: A Guided Approach focuses on fundamental concepts of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. It supports these concepts with practical applications in a variety of technical trade vocations, including automotive, welding, and HVAC fields. The workbook format of this text makes it appropriate for use in the traditional classroom as well as in self-paced or lab settings. The sixth edition includes: Carefully explained mathematical concepts. Extensive use of graphics and color to enhance explanations. A guided format that provides instant feedback for practice problems and examples. A pretest and review questions in each chapter. Real-life applications that are specific to many trades and technical occupations. Calculator examples, graphic displays, and specific instruction on the use of calculators. An index of applications. A revised design that draws attention to key points and examples. Free StudyWizard software with review questions and a glossary of math terms is included with this text.Carman, Robert A. is the author of 'Mathematics for the Trades A Guided Approach' with ISBN 9780130305473 and ISBN 0130305472.