This exciting new book is the first maths book to be written specifically for student on Access courses. The book is full of relevant real-life examples which help students see maths not as merely something which must be learned, but as a valuable tool. It presents a variety of learning methods to enable students to engage with the material and to provide them with a broader and deeper understanding of mathematics. The emphasis is on Â doing mathsÂ and getting the students involved in the exercises, rather than simply teaching maths to the students.It is written for students for students taking Access courses with a maths or numeracy component. It is also suitable for students on Foundation courses.