Intermediate Algebra: Concepts and Applications / Edition 4

Intermediate Algebra: Concepts and Applications / Edition 4

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by Marvin L. Bittinger, Barbara Johnson, David Ellenbogen, Mervin L. Keedy
     
 

This text is for a one-term course in intermediate algebra, for students who have had a previous elementary algebra course. A five- step problem-solving process is introduced, and interesting applications are used to motivate students. Coverage progresses from graphs, functions, and linear equations to sequences, series, and the binomial theorem. New to this edition… See more details below

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This text is for a one-term course in intermediate algebra, for students who have had a previous elementary algebra course. A five- step problem-solving process is introduced, and interesting applications are used to motivate students. Coverage progresses from graphs, functions, and linear equations to sequences, series, and the binomial theorem. New to this edition are sections on connecting concepts, study tips, and exercises designed to foster intuitive problem solving. Bittinger teaches at Indiana University; Ellenbogen at Community College of Vermont. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201889291
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Edition description:
ALT
Pages:
660
Product dimensions:
8.24(w) x 10.24(h) x 1.21(d)

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Table of Contents

1Algebra and Problem Solving1
2Graphs, Functions, and Linear Equations65
3Systems of Equations and Problem Solving131
4Inequalities and Problem Solving197
5Polynomials and Polynomial Functions247
6Rational Expressions, Equations, and Functions311
7Exponents and Radicals375
8Quadratic Functions and Equations433
9Exponential and Logarithmic Functions513
10Conic Sections577
11Sequences, Series, and the Binomial Theorem617
Cumulative Review: Chapters 1-11653
AnswersA-1
IndexI-1

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