Beginning Algebra / Edition 6

Beginning Algebra / Edition 6

by Vernon C. Barker, Joanne Lockwood, Richard N. Aufmann
     
 

This text gives first-year algebra students the confidence they need to problem solve and apply algebra to real-world situations. The Aufmann Interactive Approach presents students with at least one matched-pair example per objective. The Example is worked out and the Problem is left for the student to solve, with references to worked-out solutions at the back of the… See more details below

Overview

This text gives first-year algebra students the confidence they need to problem solve and apply algebra to real-world situations. The Aufmann Interactive Approach presents students with at least one matched-pair example per objective. The Example is worked out and the Problem is left for the student to solve, with references to worked-out solutions at the back of the text. Beginning Algebra with Applications also features a complete integrated learning system, in which all lessons, exercises, review tests, and ancillaries are organized around objectives, enhancing course organization for instructors and students.

  • End-of-section exercise sets include Project in Mathematics, Chapter Review, Chapter Test, Cumulative Review, and Final Exam.
  • Applying Concepts are section-ending problems that promote interpretation, analysis, and critical thinking.
  • Calculator coverage includes with optional boxed Calculator Notes and icons to guide students in appropriate calculator usage for Chapter Projects.
  • Abundant projects offer instructors more flexibility in assigning long-term work. In addition, Graph Interpretation Projects provide additional practical applications in graph reading.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618306152
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Company College Division
Publication date:
06/02/2003
Edition description:
DVD
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Richard Aufmann is Professor of Mathematics at Palomar College in California. He is the lead author of two best-selling developmental math series, a best-selling college algebra and trigonometry series, as well as several derivative math texts. The Aufmann name is highly recognized and respected among college mathematics faculty.

Vernon Barker has retired from Palomar College where he was Professor of Mathematics. He is a co-author on the majority of Aufmann texts, including the best-selling developmental paperback series.

Joanne Lockwood is co-author with Dick Aufmann and Vernon Barker on the hardback developmental series, Business Mathematics, Algebra with Trigonometry for College Students, and numerous software ancillaries that accompany Aufmann titles. She is also the co-author of Mathematical Excursions with Aufmann.

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