Precalculus : Making Connections
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- Paperback | 752 pages
- 213.36 x 266.7 x 38.1mm | 1,292.73g
- 01 Dec 1998
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
Table of contents
1. Functions. 2. Linear and Quadratic Functions. 3. Polynomial and Rational Functions. 4. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. 5. Trigonometry and the Circular Functions. 6. Trigonometric Equations and Applications. 7. Polar Coordinates and Parametric Equations. 8. Conic Sections and Quadric Surfaces. 9. Matrices, Determinants and Vectors. Appendix I. Prerequisite Material. Appendix II. Library of Reference Functions. Appendix III. Regression Analysis Formulas. Appendix IV. Formulas. Appendix V. Theory of Equations. Appendix VI. The Binomial Theorem. Appendix VII. Proof by Math Induction. Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises.