Read the Review Skills section. If there is any skill mentioned that you have not yet mastered,
review the material on that topic before reading the present chapter.
Read the chapter quickly before the lecture that describes it.
Attend class meetings, take notes, and participate in class discussions.
Work the Chapter Exercises, perhaps using the Chapter Examples as guides.
Study the Chapter Glossary.
all of the Chapter 8 Objectives. You might want to write a description of how
you will meet each objective. (Although it is best to master all of the
objectives, the following objectives are especially important because they
pertain to skills that you will need while studying other chapters of this text:
2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 11, 14, 15, and 16.)
the Study Sheets
Sample Study Sheet 8.1:
Rounding Off Numbers Calculated Using Multiplication And
Sample Study Sheet 8.2: Rounding Off Numbers Calculated Using Addition
and Subtraction, and
Sample Study Sheet 8.3:
Calculations Using Dimensional Analysis and decide whether you will use them
or some variation on them to complete the tasks they describe.