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TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS provides a thorough review of pre calculus topics ranging from algebra and geometry to trigonometry and analytic geometry, with a strong emphasis on their applications in specific occupations. The book's breadth of coverage and practical focus will prepare you well for a technical, engineering technology, or scientific career, while integrated calculator and spreadsheet examples teach you to solve problems the way professionals do on the job. Written in an easy-to-understand manner, this comprehensive book complements core content with numerous application-oriented exercises and examples to help you apply your knowledge of mathematics and technology to situations you may encounter as a working professional. The Fourth Edition of this proven book includes abundant new material, including a new chapter on computer number systems, integrated coverage of spreadsheets, and new and updated examples and exercises throughout the book.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780766861886
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 8/11/2003
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 1072
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 9.54 (h) x 1.78 (d)

Meet the Author


John C. Peterson is a retired professor of mathematics at Chattanooga State Technical Community College, where he received the college's Teaching Excellence Award. In addition, he is a past vice president of the American Mathematical Association for Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC) and was co-director of the AMATYC project on Mathematics for the Emerging Technologies funded by the National Science Foundation. He also authored the project report, A Vision: Mathematics for the Emerging Technologies. Dr. Peterson's 90 professional publications include textbooks TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS and INTRODUCTORY TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS. He holds Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees from the University of Northern Iowa and a doctor of philosophy degree in mathematics education from The Ohio State University.
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Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1 The Real Number System 1
Ch. 2 Algebraic Concepts and Operations 51
Ch. 3 Geometry 88
Ch. 4 Functions and Graphs 132
Ch. 5 Systems of Linear Equations and Determinants 175
Ch. 6 Ratio, Proportion, and Variation 216
Ch. 7 Factoring and Algebraic Fractions 238
Ch. 8 Fractional and Quadratic Equations 275
Ch. 9 Trigonometric Functions 302
Ch. 10 Vectors and Trigonometric Functions 341
Ch. 11 Graphs of Trigonometric Functions 376
Ch. 12 Exponents and Radicals 413
Ch. 13 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 438
Ch. 14 Complex Numbers 471
Ch. 15 An Introduction to Plane Analytic Geometry 511
Ch. 16 Systems of Equations and Inequalities 560
Ch. 17 Matrices 589
Ch. 18 Higher Degree Equations 617
Ch. 19 Sequences, Series, and the Binomial Formula 648
Ch. 20 Trigonometric Formulas, Identities, and Equations 680
Ch. 21 Statistics and Empirical Methods 707
Appendix A The Electronic Hand-Held Calculator 739
Appendix B The Metric System 752
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises 762
Computer Programs 818
Index of Applications 840
Index 842
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