This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole- punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value-this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. Elayn Martin-Gay's developmental math programis based on her firm belief that every student can succeed. Martin-Gay's focus on the studentshapes her clear, accessible writing, inspires her constant pedagogical innovations, and contributes to the popularity and effectiveness of her textbooks and print and media resources (available separately). With this revision, the Martin-Gay program has been enhanced with a new MyMathLab design (access kit available separately) that encourages students to use the text, video resources, and Student Organizer as an integrated learning system.