Basic Mathematics CD Series
8 CDs

This fully interactive self-paced program allows students to learn basic mathematics concepts at their own pace. The Basic Mathematics CD Series offers over 14 hours of video instruction from master teacher, Elayn Martin-Gay. It includes many supplemental features such as interactive pre-assessment problems to help students determine where to begin lesson study, prompts to work follow-up problems directly from the CD, printable workbooks that document and reinforce lessons, additional pencil and paper practice problems, lesson summaries that include hints, tips and written explanations and a login feature that returns students to their place in the lesson.

Insert and play features keep time learning the software to a minimum so students can begin learning math concepts immediately!

Features include:

  • Pre-assessment and prescriptive feedback.
  • Simple navigation make it easy for students to move between objectives.
  • Prompt tells students when to work follow up problems
  • Printable workbook pages with additional practice problems.
  • Login feature allows students to return to their place in the lesson.
  • Viewable and printable objective summaries.

CD 1 Whole Numbers

Place Value, Addition, Subtraction and Rounding

  • Whole Number Terms
  • Adding Whole Numbers
  • Properties of Addition
  • Adding Whole Numbers in Columns
  • Subtracting Whole Numbers
  • Addition and Subtraction Applications
  • Rounding Whole Numbers on a Number Line
  • Rounding Whole Numbers

Multiplication and Order of Operations

  • Properties of Multiplication
  • Multiplying Whole Numbers
  • Multiplication Applications
  • Introduction to Exponents
  • The Order of Operations


  • Properties of Division
  • Long Division with and without Remainders
  • Division Applications


  • Estimating Sums
  • Estimating Products and Quotients
  • Estimation Applications

Factors and Multiples

  • Whole Numbers as Products of Prime Numbers
  • Greatest Common Factor
  • Least Common Multiple

CD 2 Fractions

Equivalent Fractions, Lowest Terms, Comparing Fractions
and Mixed Numbers

  • Introduction to Fractions
  • Comparing Fractions
  • Visualizing Fractions
  • Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions

Multiplication and Division

  • Multiplying Fractions
  • Dividing Fractions
  • Multiplying and Dividing Mixed Numbers
  • Multiplication and Division Applications of Fractions

Least Common Denominator, Addition and Subtraction

  • Adding and Subtracting Like Fractions
  • Adding and Subtracting Unlike Fractions
  • Addition and Subtraction Applications of Fractions

Real World Applications of Fractions

  • Perimeter and Area
  • Fraction Applications I
  • Fraction Applications II

CD 3 Decimals & Ratio and Proportion 

Decimals - Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Rounding

  • Understanding Decimal Numbers
  • Adding and Subtracting Decimals
  • Multiplying Decimals
  • Rounding Decimals
  • Decimal Applications

Decimals - Division, Converting to Fractions

  • Dividing Decimals 2 Decimal Division Applications
  • Converting Fractions to Decimals and Decimals to Fractions

Ratio and Proportion - Fundamentals of Ratios and Proportions

  • Units and Ratios
  • Rates
  • Proportions
  • Finding an Unknown in a Proportion

Ratio and Proportion Applications of Proportions

  • Applications of Proportions I
  • Applications of Proportions II

CD 4 Percent

Converting Among Fractions, Decimals and Percents

  • The Definition of Percent
  • Percent and Decimal Conversions
  • Converting Percents to Equivalent Fractions and Mixed Numbers
  • Converting Fractions and Mixed Numbers to Percents
  • Percent Applications

Real World Applications of Percents

  • Percent Applications using Equations
  • Percent of Increase or Decrease

Using Percents in Everyday Situations

  • Converting Common Percents to Fractions
  • Finding Percents by Moving the Decimal Point
  • Finding Percentages by Multiplying or using Common Fractions
  • Calculating 10%, 15% and 20% of Rounded Quantities
  • Estimating Percent Discounts
  • More Percent Applications

CD 5 Measurement

U.S. Customary System

  • Length, Capacity and Weight
  • Unit Fractions
  • Adding and Subtracting Customary Units

Metric System

  • The Metric Prefixes and Metric Unit Fractions
  • Using a Table to Convert Metric Units

Customary and Metric System Conversions

  • Units of Capacity
  • Units of Length
  • Units of Mass

CD 6 Geometry & Statistics and Probability

Geometry - Lines, Angles and Triangles

  • Geometry Terms
  • Angles and Triangles
  • Right Triangles
  • Similar Triangles and Applications

Geometry - Perimeter, Area and Volume

  • Perimeter and Circumference
  • Area
  • Volume

Statistics - Graphs and Charts

  • Pictographs, Bar Graphs and Line Graphs
  • Circle Graphs 3 Histograms

Statistics - Mean, Median and Mode and Organizing Data

  • Mean, Median, Mode and Range
  • Stem-and-Leaf Plots and Box-and-Whisker Plots
  • Scatterplots

Probability - Introduction to Probability

  • Tree Diagrams
  • Probability

CD 7 Signed Numbers and Exponents

Operations on Signed Numbers

  • Adding Signed Numbers
  • Subtracting Signed Numbers
  • Multiplying Signed Numbers
  • Dividing Signed Numbers

The Order of Operations and Signed Numbers

  • Order of Operations I
  • Order of Operations II
  • Order of Operations III

Using Exponents

  • Evaluating Exponential Expressions with Signed Numbers
  • The Product Rule for Exponents I
  • The Product Rule for Exponents II
  • The Quotient Rule for Exponents
  • Zero Exponents

Exponent Rules and Radicals

  • The Power Rule for Exponents
  • The Power Rule for Products
  • The Power Rule for Quotients
  • Square Roots and Radical Notation
  • Higher Order Roots and Radical Notation

CD 8 Introduction to Algebra

Variables and Like Terms

  • Variables
  • The Substitution Property
  • The Substitution Property and Formulas
  • Collecting Like Terms

Solving Equations

  • The Distributive Property
  • Solving Addition and Subtraction Equations
  • Solving Multiplication and Division Equations
  • Mixed Equation Practice

Applications of Linear Equations

  • Turning Phrases into Mathematical Expressions
  • Applications of Linear Equations I
  • Applications of Linear Equations II

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