Contemporary Business Mathematics with Canadian Applications

Contemporary Business Mathematics with Canadian Applications

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Appropriate for introductory Business Mathematics courses at both college and university levels. Through five previous editions, this best-selling text has set the standard in introductory business mathematics. This edition features a new four-colour design, new innovative elements, new practical material, and a Spreadsheet Template Disk for students to use in conjunction with the more

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  • Hardback | 832 pages
  • 203 x 254 x 51mm | 1,696g
  • Pearson Canada, Toronto
  • Prentice-Hall (Canada)
  • Scarborough, Canada
  • 6th edition
  • 0130864722
  • 9780130864727

Table of contents

I. MATHEMATICS FUNDAMENTALS AND BUSINESS APPLICATIONS. 1. Review of Arithmetic. 2. Review of Basic Algebra. 3. Ratio, Proportion, and Percent. 4. Linear Systems. II. MATHEMATICS OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT. 5. Business Applications-Depreciation and Break-Even Analysis. 6. Trade Discount, Cash Discount, Markup, and Markdown. 7. Simple Interest. 8. Simple Interest Applications. III. MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE AND INVESTMENT. 9. Compound Interest-Future Value and Present Value. 10. Compound Interest-Further Topics. 11. Ordinary Annuities-Future Value and Present Value. 12. Other Annuities-Future Value and Present Value. 13. Annuities-Finding R, n, or I. 14. Amortization of Loans. 15. Bond Valuation and Sinking Funds. 16. Investment Decision Applications. Appendix I: Review of Basic Algebra. Appendix II: Linear Applications. Appendix III: Finding the Rate of Interest I without Preprogramming. Appendix IV: Using Preprogrammed Financial Calculators Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems, Review Exercises, and more