Thinking Mathematically

Thinking Mathematically

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Bob Blitzer's books are highly acclaimed for their well-conceived, relevant applications and meticulously annotated examples. This highly anticipated revision achieves the difficult balance between coverage and motivation, while helping readers develop strong problem-solving skills. This book provides readers with the skill building and practice that is so crucial as well as the applications and technology necessary to foster an appreciation of the myriad uses of mathematics. This book covers a wide range of topics including set theory, logic, number theory, algebra, consumer mathematics and financial management, geometry, measurement, probability theory and statistics. For anyone interested in refreshing his/her fundamental math skills.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 848 pages
  • 205.7 x 261.6 x 30.5mm | 1,678.31g
  • PEARSON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • Pearson Education Ltd.
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0130656011
  • 9780130656018

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Math is all around us. "Thinking Mathematically" seeks to turn this familiar statement into a promise of opportunity and exploration. Blitzer's examples provide both a contextual and procedural base may students can easily build upon. Blitzer's examples, problems, and applications foster both an appreciation and understanding of mathematics and encourage students to take the math a step further into their everyday lives. http: //www.prenhall.com/blitzershow more

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