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Nobody's perfect, right? There are some typos that somehow snuck by me... and everyone else involved in the book!

These were corrected in the paperback edition, but if you have a hardcover book, be sure to find these in your own copy of the book and handwrite in the corrections so they don't ever confuse you!

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p. 178 — In the paragraph underneath the "Watch Out" box: For "inside the parentheses to the x and the -3", the "-3" should be "-4" instead.

p. 232 — This is from the "Do You Pick Supportive Friends?" quiz: In question 4, answer A, it should say "science test" instead of "math test," so it matches the story above it. (Thanks, Casey!)

p. 325 — Make sure to correct this one in your book now! In the Answer Key (for the exercises from p.271-2), there are four mistakes in the answer to #4! The first two entries are wrong — in both columns. So instead of -6 › 30 and (-6, 30), it should be -6 › 42 and (-6, 42), and the instead of -3 › 6 and (-3, 6) it should be -3 › 12 and (-3, 12). Can you guess how this mistake was made?

p.334 — In the index, the heading "Powers" says "118-119," but it should say 318-319. (I guess someone typed "1" instead of "3"!)

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