A non-theoretical book packed with applications in technology! This invaluable book is renowned for its many, fully-worked examples and numerous applications. Throughout, effective illustrations make the material clear and easy to understand.
Paul Calter is Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Vermont Technical College and Visiting Scholar at Dartmouth College. A graduate of The Cooper Union, New York, he received his M.S. from Columbia University and a MFA from Norwich University. Professor Calter has taught technical mathematics for over twenty-five years. In 1987, he was the recipient of the Vermont State College Faculty Fellow Award.
Michael Calter is Associate Professor at the University of Rochester. He received his B.S. from the University of Vermont. After receiving his Ph.D. from Harvard University, he completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of California at Irvine and was Assistant Professor at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Introduction to Algebra.
Simple Equations and Word Problems.
Right Triangles and Vectors.
Factors and Factoring.
Fractions and Fractional Equations.
Systems of Linear Equations.
Exponents and Radicals.
Oblique Triangles and Vectors.
Radian Measure, Arc Length, and Rotation.
Graphs of the Trigonometric Functions.
Trigonometric Identities and Equations.
Ratio, Proportion, and Variation.
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.
Binary, Hexadecimal, Octal, and BCD Numbers.
Inequalities and Linear Programming.
Sequences, Series, and the Binomial Theorem.
Introduction to Statistics and Probability.
Derivatives of Algebraic Functions.
Graphical Applications of the Derivative.
More Applications of the Derivative.
Applications of the Integral.
More Applications of the Integral.
Derivatives of Trigonometric, Logarithmic, and Exponential Functions.
Methods of Integration.
Solving Differential Equations by the Laplace Transform and by Numerical Methods.