For undergraduate courses in College Algebra, Algebra and Trigonometry, Trigonometry, and Precalculus.A proven motivator for students of diverse mathematical backgrounds, this text explores mathematics within the context of real-life, using understandable, realistic applications consistent with the abilities of any student. Graphing techniques are emphasized, including a thorough discussion of polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions and conics. The use of a graphing calculator is optional.
- Hardback | 638 pages
- 73.66 x 83.82 x 17.78mm | 1,179.33g
- 01 Dec 1998
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 5th edition
Table of contents
1. Functions and Graphs. 2. Trigonometric Functions. 3. Analytic Trigonometry. 4. Applications of Trigonometric Functions. 5. Polar Coordinates; Vectors. 6. Analytic Geometry. 7. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Appendix A: Algebra Topics. Appendix B: Graphing Utilities. Answers. Index.