Algebra for College Students / Edition 5

Algebra for College Students / Edition 5

by Robert Blitzer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131492640

ISBN-13: 9780131492646

Pub. Date: 03/17/2005

Publisher: Pearson

The goal of this series is to provide readers with a strong foundation in Algebra. Each book is designed to develop readers' critical thinking and problem-solving capabilities and prepare readers for subsequent Algebra courses as well as "service" math courses. Topics are presented in an interesting and inviting format, incorporating real world sourced data and…  See more details below

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The goal of this series is to provide readers with a strong foundation in Algebra. Each book is designed to develop readers' critical thinking and problem-solving capabilities and prepare readers for subsequent Algebra courses as well as "service" math courses. Topics are presented in an interesting and inviting format, incorporating real world sourced data and encouraging modeling and problem-solving. Algebra and Problem Solving. Functions, Linear Functions, and Inequalities. Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities. Polynomials, Polynomial Functions, and Factoring. Rational Expressions, Functions, and Equations. Radicals, Radical Functions, and Rational Exponents. Quadratic Equations and Functions. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Conic Sections and Nonlinear Systems of Equations. Sequences, Series, and the Binomial Theorem. For anyone interested in introductory and intermediate algebra and for the combined introductory and intermediate algebra.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131492646
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/17/2005
Series:
Blitzer Hardback Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1056
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
To the Student
Ch. 1Algebra and Problem Solving1
Ch. 2Functions, Linear Functions, and Inequalities129
Ch. 3Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities223
Ch. 4Polynomials, Polynomial Functions, and Factoring315
Ch. 5Rational Expressions, Functions, and Equations411
Ch. 6Radicals, Radical Functions, and Rational Exponents501
Ch. 7Quadratic Equations and Functions591
Ch. 8Exponential and Logarithmic Functions673
Ch. 9Conic Sections and Nonlinear Systems of Equations761
Ch. 10Polynomial and Rational Functions811
Ch. 11Sequences, Probability, and Mathematical Induction869
AppendixReview Problems Covering the Entire BookA1

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