Preface  viii  
Supplements Guide  xii  
R Review of Basic Concepts  1  (84)  

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83  (1)  

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1 Equations and Inequalities  85  (96)  

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180  (1)  
2 Graphs and Functions  181  (112)  

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292  (1)  
3 Polynomial and Rational Functions  293  (96)  

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386  (2)  

388  (1)  
4 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions  389  (84)  

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464  (3)  

467  (4)  

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472  (1)  
5 Systems and Matrices  473  (108)  

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574  (4)  

578  (2)  

580  (1)  
6 Analytic Geometry  581  (45)  

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7 Further Topics in Algebra  

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694  (4)  

698  (3)  

701  (1)  

702  (1)  
Appendix Sets  703  (6)  
Glossary  709  
Solutions to Selected Exercises S1  
Answers to Selected Exercises AI  
Index of Applications I1  
Index I5 