Math For Business And Finance: An Algebraic Approach 1E / Edition 1

Math For Business And Finance: An Algebraic Approach 1E / Edition 1

by Jeffrey Slater, Sharon Wittry
     
 

Math for Business & Finance: An Algebraic Approach provides modern examples for students to understand business mathematics and make connections with real-world applications. The course covers mathematical concepts from an algebraic approach, combined with Business applications. Every chapter is devoted to a Personal Finance theme, with topics that includeSee more details below

Overview

Math for Business & Finance: An Algebraic Approach provides modern examples for students to understand business mathematics and make connections with real-world applications. The course covers mathematical concepts from an algebraic approach, combined with Business applications. Every chapter is devoted to a Personal Finance theme, with topics that include Payroll and the Cost of Purchasing a Home. There is also extensive integration of scientific calculator notation, and also has the Wall Street Journal and Kiplinger news clips that have been widely popular in Jeffrey Slater's other two Business Math texts.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073377551
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/25/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.80(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Whole Numbers: How to Dissect and Solve Word Problems


Chapter 2: Fractions


Chapter 3: Decimals


Chapter 4: Banking


Chapter 5: Solving the Unknown: A How-To Approach for Solving Equations


Chapter 6: Percents and Their Applications


Chapter 7: Discounts: Trade and Cash


Chapter 8: Markups and Markdowns: Perishables and Breakeven Analysis


Chapter 9: Payroll


Chapter 10: Simple Interest


Chapter 11: Promissory Notes, Simple Discount Notes, and the Discount Process


Chapter 12: Compound Interest and Present Value


Chapter 13: Annuities and Sinking Funds


Chapter 14: Installment Buying


Chapter 15: The Cost of Home Ownership


Chapter 16: How to Read, Analyze, and Interpret Financial Reports


Chapter 17: Depreciation


Chapter 18: Inventory and Overhead


Chapter 19: Sales, Excise, and Property Taxes


Chapter 20: Life, Fire and Auto Insurance


Chapter 21: Stocks, Bonds and Mutual Funds


Chapter 22: Business Statistics

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