New Test Feature:  Book Reference: 

Test in two parts of 45 minutes each:
 Part I with calculator
 Part II without calculator
  Specific instruction with the Casio fx260 in each lesson where it can be used effectively
 Practice using the Casio fx260 in the GED Practice and Review exercise at the end of every chapter
 Posttest and Practice Test divided into Part I (with calculator) and Part II (without calculator)

Use of number grids and coordinate plane grids on the answer sheet   Number grid instruction with whole numbers in Chapter 1, with decimals in Chapter 3, and with fractions in Chapter 4
 Number grid practice in the GED Practice and Review exercise at the end of every chapter
 Coordinate plane grid instruction and practice in Chapter 11
 Posttest and Practice Test include number grid and coordinate plane grid problems in the same percentage and location as on the GED Test

Test based on:
 Graphics (50%)
 Setup questions (25%)
 Item sets
 Word problems
  Increased instruction and practice with graphics; increased graphics on tests
 Frequent practice with setup questions, item sets, and word problems
