Completing the time-proven Swokowski/Cole precalculus series, this book helps students learn, understand, and appreciate trigonometry without compromising mathematical integrity. The book takes a unit-circle first approach to trigonometry and incorporates the use of the graphing calculator. Numerous application problems help motivate students toward success in learning trigonometry.
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About the Author
Earl Swokowski authored multiple editions of numerous successful textbooks, including CALCULUS; CALCULUS OF A SINGLE VARIABLE; FUNDAMENTALS OF COLLEGE ALGEBRA; and PRECALCULUS: FUNCTIONS AND GRAPHS, all published by Cengage Learning Brooks/Cole.
Jeffery A. Cole has been teaching mathematics and computer science at Anoka-Ramsey Community College since fall 1981. He started working on the Swokowski series of precalculus texts in 1985 as an ancillary author, and has been a co-author since 1991. His contribution to the Swokowski texts also includes joining the revision team of the calculus text in 1989.
Table of Contents1. Topics from Algebra. 2. The Trigonometric Functions. 3. Analytic Trigonometry. 4. Applications of Trigonometry. 5. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. 6. Topics from Analytic Geometry. Appendix I: Using A TI-82/83 Graphing Calculator. Appendix II: Common Graphs and Their Equations. Appendix III: A Summary of Graph Transformations. Appendix IV: Graphs of Trigonometric Functions and Their Inverses. Appendix V: Complex Numbers. Answers to Selected Exercises. Index of Applications. Index.