Math in Life, Society and the World / Edition 1

Math in Life, Society and the World / Edition 1

by Robert Burton
     
 

ISBN-10: 002385460X

ISBN-13: 9780023854606

Pub. Date: 10/28/1996

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780023854606
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
10/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
755
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.25(h) x 1.36(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Mathematics in Life1
1Critical Thinking, Logical Reasoning, and Problem Solving2
2Numbers and Numeracy54
3Descriptive Statistics - Data and Patterns120
4Inferential Statistics - Distributions, Surveys, Samples, and Confident Predictions186
5Probability234
6Consumer Mathematics - Buying and Saving276
Pt. 2Mathematics in Society319
7Game Theory320
8Management Mathematics360
9Voting and Apportionment420
Pt. 3Mathematics in the World469
10Geometry470
11Growth and Scaling536
12Recursion and Fractals586
Review Topics626
AppRandom Digits672
AppAmortization Tables672
Answers to Odd-Numbered ProblemsA1
Photograph CreditsA64
IndexI1

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