Table 2
Secondary School Textbooks used in the Study

Course Textbook
Gr. 10 Academic
Principles of Mathematics
Alexander, R., Ainslie, E., & Canton, B. (2000). Addison Wesley principles of mathematics 10. Toronto, ON: Pearson Education Canada.
Gr. 10 Applied
Foundations of Mathematics
Alexander, R., Canton, B., Harrison, P.J., Nielsen, N., Sinclair, M., & Spry, K. (2000). Addison Wesley foundations of mathematics 10. Toronto, ON: Pearson Education Canada.
Gr. 11 University/College
Functions and Relations
Alexander, R., Taylor, P., Harrison, P.J., Maguire, K., Rajotte, L., Sinclair, M., & Spry, K.  (2002). Functions and relations 11. Toronto, ON: Pearson Education Canada.
Gr. 11 College
Mathematics of Personal Finance
Brosseau, J., Erdman, W., Fawcett, G., Irvine, J., McCudden, B., Mehler, K., Miller, T., Perivolaris, L., & Saarimaki, P. (2001). Mathematics: Making financial decisions 11. Whitby, ON: McGraw-Hill Ryerson.
Gr. 12 College
Mathematics for College Technology
Alexander, R., Harrison, P.J., & Lenjosek, A. (2003). Mathematics for college technology 12. Toronto, ON: Pearson Education Canada.
Gr. 12 College
College and Apprenticeship Mathematics
Doucette, M., Edwards, B., Pogue, P., Sinclair, M., & Spry, K. (2003). College and apprenticeship mathematics 12. Toronto, ON: Pearson Education Canada.