Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics, A, Books a la Carte Edition, 11th Edition

By Rick Billstein, Shlomo Libeskind, Johnny W. Lott

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 8, 2012


This edition features the exact same content as the traditional book in a convenient, three-hole- punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value—this format costs significantly less than a new textbook.


More than 350,000 students have prepared for teaching mathematics with A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers since its first edition, and it remains the gold standard today. This book not only helps students learn the material by promoting active learning and developing skills and concepts–it also provides an invaluable reference to future teachers by including professional development features and discussions of today’s standards.


The Eleventh Edition is streamlined to keep students focused on what is most important. The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) have been integrated into the book to keep current with educational developments.  

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  • Books a la Carte for A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers, Eleventh Edition

This title is also sold in the various packages listed below. Before purchasing one of these packages, speak with your professor about which one will help you be successful in your course.

Package ISBN-13: 9780321828750

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  • Mathematics Activities for Elementary School Teachers, Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics, 11th Edition
    Dolan, Jim Williamson, Mari Muri

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Package ISBN-13: 9780321952899

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  • Math Study Skills, 2nd Edition
    Alan Bass
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Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-321-78326-3

ISBN-13: 978-0-321-78326-4

Format: Alternate Binding