Mathematics : A Practical Odyssey

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This text focuses on the topics students will encounter in their lives and careers, such as statistics, linear programming and finance. Realistic and interesting applications aim to motivate students learning of mathematical concepts. This book should be of interest to students of liberal arts and non-science background.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 800 pages
  • 202 x 230 x 36mm | 1,406.13g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • Illustrations, facsims.,maps
  • 0534129242
  • 9780534129248

Table of contents

Logic. Sets and counting. Probability. Statistics. Finance. Geometry. Matrices and markov chains. Linear programming. Exponetial and Logarithmic functions. Calculus.
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