Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business, Economics and the Life and Social Sciences / Edition 12

Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business, Economics and the Life and Social Sciences / Edition 12

by Ernest F. Haeussler, Richard S. Paul, Richard J. Wood, R. J. Wood
     
 

This classic book continues to provide a foundation for mathematical literacy in business, economics, and the life and social sciences. Covers concepts ranging from introductory equations and functions through curve sketching, integration, and multivariable calculus. Helps readers connect concepts with the world around them through genuine applications, covering

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This classic book continues to provide a foundation for mathematical literacy in business, economics, and the life and social sciences. Covers concepts ranging from introductory equations and functions through curve sketching, integration, and multivariable calculus. Helps readers connect concepts with the world around them through genuine applications, covering such diverse areas as business, economics, biology, medicine, sociology, psychology, ecology, statistics, earth science, and archaeology. Updates exercises, problems, and Mathematical Snapshots throughout. Improves writing style and mathematical derivations without sacrificing the book’s signature flavor. For anyone interested in learning more about introductory mathematical analysis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132404228
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/15/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
896
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.35(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
0Algebra Refresher1
1Equations34
2Applications of Equations and Inequalities58
3Functions and Graphs87
4Lines, Parabolas and Systems130
5Exponential and Logarithmic Functions188
6Matrix Algebra232
7Linear Programming318
8Mathematics of Finance392
9Introduction to Probability and Statistics428
10Additional Topics in Probability520
11Limits and Continuity554
12Differentiation604
13Additional Differentiation Topics664
14Curve Sketching696
15Applications of Differentiation745
16Integration783
17Methods and Applications of Integration866
18Continuous Random Variables926
19Multivariable Calculus951
Appendix A. Table of Powers, Roots, Reciprocals1027
Appendix B. Table of e[superscript x] and e[superscript -x]1030
Appendix C. Table of Natural Logarithms1033
Appendix D. Compound Interest Tables1036
Appendix E. Table of Selected Integrals1051
Appendix F. Areas Under the Standard Normal Curve1055
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems1057
Index1121

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