Essentials Of Precalculus With Calculus Previews / Edition 5

Essentials Of Precalculus With Calculus Previews / Edition 5

by Dennis G. Zill, Jacqueline M. Dewar
     
 

ISBN-10: 1449614973

ISBN-13: 9781449614973

Pub. Date: 12/15/2010

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Feature

  • Available with WebAssign Online Homework and Grading System
  • Vibrant four-color design illuminates key concepts and improves students' comprehension of graphs and figures.
  • Building a Function from Words section illustrates how to translate a verbal description into a symbolic representation of a function and
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Feature

  • Available with WebAssign Online Homework and Grading System
  • Vibrant four-color design illuminates key concepts and improves students' comprehension of graphs and figures.
  • Building a Function from Words section illustrates how to translate a verbal description into a symbolic representation of a function and demonstrates these translations with actual calculus problems.
  • Chapter Review Exercises include problems that focus on the algebra, graphing, and function theory, the sub text of so many calculus problems. Review questions include conceptual fill--in-the-blank and true/false, as well as numerous thought-provoking exercises.
  • The Calculus Preview found at the end of each chapter offers students a glimpse of a single calculus concept along with the algebraic, logarithmic, and trigonometric manipulations that are necessary for the successful completion on typical problems related to that concept.
  • Provides a complete teaching and learning program with numerous student and instructor resources, including the Student Resource Manual, WebAssign Access, Complete eLearning Center, and Complete Instructor Solutions Manual.
  • Includes a new section on simple harmonic motion in Chapter 4.
  • A new section of parametric equations, as well as a new calculus preview of 3-space, has been added to Chapter 6.
  • Rotation of polar graphs is now discussed in Section 6.6
  • The discussion of the hyperbolic functions in Section 5.4 has been expanded.
  • Numerous new problems have been added throughout the text.
  • The final exam at the end of the text has been expanded.


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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781449614973
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
12/15/2010
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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