For courses in Technical Mathematics.A broad introduction to the mathematical skills and concepts necessary for technical and pre-engineering students to achieve success in their field of study. Presented in an intuitive manner with technical applications integrated throughout, the text features numerous pedagogical aids, exercises and examples designed to develop students' with the problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
- Hardback | 800 pages
- 208.28 x 256.54 x 38.1mm | 1,700.96g
- 09 Aug 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- illustrations, tables, index
Table of contents
1. Fundamental Concepts. 2. Right-Triangle Trigonometry. 3. Equations and Their Graphs. 4. Factoring and Algebraic Fractions. 5. Systems of Linear Equations. 6. Quadratic Equations. 7. Exponents and Radicals. 8. Exponentials and Logarithms. 9. Trigonometric Functions. 10. Oblique Triangles and Vectors. 11. Graphing the Trigonometric Functions. 12. Trigonometric Formulas and Identities. 13. Complex Numbers. 14. Matrices. 15. Polynomials of Higher Degree. 16. Inequalities and Absolute Value. 17. Progressions and the Binomial Theorem. 18. Statistics for Process Control. 19. Analytic Geometry. Appendix A: Review of Geometry. Appendix B: The Metric System. Appendix C: Using a Graphing Calculator. Appendix D: Using an Advanced Graphing Calculator. Appendix E: Tables. Answers to Odd Numbered Exercises and Chapter Reviews. Index.