Precalculus

Precalculus

Mathematics for Calculus

Book - 2002
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Cengage Learning
This bestselling author team explains concepts simply and clearly, without glossing over difficult points. Problem solving and mathematical modeling are introduced early and reinforced throughout, providing students with a solid foundation in the principles of mathematical thinking. Comprehensive and evenly paced, the book provides complete coverage of the function concept, and integrates a significant amount of graphing calculator material to help students develop insight into mathematical ideas. The authors' attention to detail and clarity--the same as found in James Stewart's market-leading Calculus text--is what makes this text the proven market leader.

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Preparing students for a course in calculus, this textbook covers topics that include: polynomial and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions of real numbers, trigonometric functions of angles, analytic trigonometry, systems of equations and inequalities, analytic geometry, sequences and series, counting and probability, and limits. A companion CD-ROM contains interactive video exercises. The authors teach mathematics at Canadian and American universities. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Australia ; Pacific Grove, CA : Brooks/Cole, c2002
Edition: 4th ed
ISBN: 9780534434212
0534434215
9780534385415
0534385419
Characteristics: xxix, 959, 82 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Additional Contributors: Watson, Saleem
Redlin, L.

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