1 edition of **Mathematics for everyday life** found in the catalog.

Mathematics for everyday life

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Published
**2002** by Queen"s Printer for Ontario in [Ontario] .

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Ontario.,
- Finance, Personal -- Mathematics.,
- Education, Secondary -- Ontario -- Curricula.

**Edition Notes**

Other titles | Course profile, Mathematics for everyday life, grade 12, workplace preparation |

Statement | Public and Catholic District School Board Writing Partnership. |

Series | Course profiles |

Contributions | Public District School Board Writing Partnership (Ontario), Catholic District School Board Writing Partnership (Ontario), Ontario. Ministry of Education. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 1 v. (various pagings) |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL19112661M |

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