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Basic Mathematics

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This text in basic mathematics is ideal for high school or college students. It provides a firm foundation in basic principles of mathematics and thereby acts as a springboard into calculus, linear algebra and other more advanced topics. The information is clearly presented, and the author develops concepts in such a manner to show how one subject matter can relate and evolve into another.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 155 x 235 x 23.37mm | 1,520g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 1st ed. 1988. Corr. 3rd printing. 1998
  • 496 p.
  • 0387967877
  • 9780387967875
  • 185,242

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The present book is intended as a text in basic mathematics. As such, it can have multiple use: for a one-year course in the high schools during the third or fourth year (if possible the third, so that calculus can be taken during the fourth year); for complementary reference in earlier high school grades (elementary algebra and geometry are covered); for a one-semester course at the college level, to review or to get a firm foundation in the basic mathematics to go ahead in calculus, linear algebra, or other topics.
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Table of contents

1: Numbers. 2: Linear Equations. 3: Real Numbers. 4: Quadratic Equations. 5: Distance and Angles. 6: Isometries. 7: Area and Applications. 8: Coordinates and Geometry. 9: Operations on Points. 10: Segments, Rays, and Lines. 11: Trigonometry. 12: Some Analytic Geometry. 13: Functions. 14: Mappings. 15: Complex Numbers. 16: Inductins and Summations. 17: Determinants.
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