Beginning and Intermediate Algebra: A Unified Worktext

Beginning and Intermediate Algebra: A Unified Worktext

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ISBN-13: 9780072918823
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 03/28/2003
Pages: 1232
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

0 Prealgebra Review
0.1 Prime Factorization
0.2 Review of Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
1 Real Numbers and Algebraic Expressions
1.1 Addition and Subtraction of Real Numbers
1.2 Multiplication and Division of Real Numbers
1.3 Variables and Algebraic Expressions
1.4 Properties of Exponents and Scientific Notation
1.5 Order of Operations
2 Equations and Inequalities
2.1 The Addition Property of Equality
2.2 The Multiplication Property of Equality
2.3 Solve Linear Equations
2.4 The Number Line
2.5 Linear Inequalities
2.6 Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities
2.7 Applications and Problem Solving
3 Graph Linear Equations and Inequalities in Two Variables
3.1 The Cartesian Coordinate System
3.2 The Graph of a Line
3.3 The Slope of a Line
3.4 Graph a Line Using the Slope-Intercept Method
3.5 Find the Equation of a Line
3.6 Graph Linear Inequalities
3.7 Applications and Problem Solving
4 Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities
4.1 Solve Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing
4.2 Solve Systems of Linear Equations by Substitution
4.3 Solve Systems of Linear Equations by Addition
4.4 Solve Systems of Linear Inequalities
4.5 Applications and Problem Solving
5 Polynomials
5.1 An Introduction to Polynomials
5.2 Add and Subtract Polynomials
5.3 Multiply Polynomials
5.4 Divide Polynomials
5.5 Synthetic Division
6 Factoring
6.1 The Greatest Common Factor and Factor by Grouping
6.2 Use Special Patterns to Factor
6.3 Factor Trinomials of the form x2 + bx + c
6.4 Factor Trinomials for the form ax2 + bx + c
6.5 Solve Equaitons by Factoring
6.6 Applications and ProblemSolving
R Review of Beginning Algebra
R.1 Real Numbers and Algebraic Expressions
R.2 Equations and Inequalities
R.3 Graphs of Linear Equations and Inequalities
R.4 Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities
R.5 Polynomials
R.6 Factoring
7 Rational Expressions
7.1 Evaluate and Simplify Rational Expressions
7.2 Multiply and Divide Rational Expressions
7.3 Add and Subtract Rational Expressions
7.4 Simplify Complex Fractions
7.5 Solve Rational Equations
7.6 Solve Literal Equations
7.7 Applications and Problem Solving
8 Functions
8.1 Relations and Functions
8.2 Tables and Graphs
8.3 Algebra of Functions
8.4 Composition of Functions
8.5 One-to-One and Inverse Functions
9 Radicals and Rational Exponents
9.1 Evaluate Radicals
9.2 Simplify Radicals
9.3 Add and Subtract Radicals
9.4 Multiply and Divide Radicals
9.5 Radicals and Rational Exponents
9.6 Solve Radical Equations
9.7 Complex Numbers
9.8 Applications and Problem Solving
10 Quadratic Equations and Inequalities
10.1 Graphs of Quadratic Functions
10.2 Solve Quadratic Equations Using Radicals
10.3 Complete the Square
10.4 The Quadratic Formula
10.5 Solve Equatioins in Quadratic Form
10.6 Solve Quadratic Inequalities
11 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
11.1 Exponential Functions
11.2 Logarithmic Functions
11.3 Properties of Logarithms
11.4 Solve Logarithmic and Exponential Equations
11.5 Applications and Problem Solving
12 Conic Sections
12.1 Parabolas
12.2 Circles
12.3 Ellipses
12.4 Hyperbolas
12.5 Systems of Nonlinear Equations and Inequalities
Appendices
A.1 Matrices
A.2 Determinants

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