Technical Mathematics / Edition 1

Technical Mathematics / Edition 1

by Dale Ewen, James E. Trefzger, Gary. Joan S., James E. Trefzger
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130255262

ISBN-13: 9780130255266

Pub. Date: 07/14/2000

Publisher: Pearson Education

A broad introduction to the mathematical skills and concepts necessary for individuals in technical and engineering fields. Presented in an intuitive manner with technical application integrated throughout, the book features numerous aids, exercises and examples designed to develop users with the problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. The book presents…  See more details below

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A broad introduction to the mathematical skills and concepts necessary for individuals in technical and engineering fields. Presented in an intuitive manner with technical application integrated throughout, the book features numerous aids, exercises and examples designed to develop users with the problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. The book presents fundamental concepts and measurement; fundamental algebraic concepts, exponential and logarithmic functions, right-triangle trigonometry, trigonometric function, formulas and identities, complex numbers, matrices, polynomial and rational function, statistics for process control and analytic geometry. For individuals in technology and engineering and other technical areas interested in a review of basic technical mathematics concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130255266
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
07/14/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
800
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1. Fundamental Concepts.
2. Right-Triangle Trigonometry.
3. Equations and Their Graphs.
4. Factoring and Algebraic Fractions.
5. Systems of Linear Equations.
6. Quadratic Equations.
7. Exponents and Radicals.
8. Exponentials and Logarithms.
9. Trigonometric Functions.
10. Oblique Triangles and Vectors.
11. Graphing the Trigonometric Functions.
12. Trigonometric Formulas and Identities.
13. Complex Numbers.
14. Matrices.
15. Polynomials of Higher Degree.
16. Inequalities and Absolute Value.
17. Progressions and the Binomial Theorem.
18. Statistics for Process Control.
19. Analytic Geometry.
Appendix A: Review of Geometry.
Appendix B: The Metric System.
Appendix C: Using a Graphing Calculator.
Appendix D: Using an Advanced Graphing Calculator.
Appendix E: Tables.
Answers to Odd Numbered Exercises and Chapter Reviews.
Index.

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