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College Algebra : A Graphing Approach

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3rd
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9780618052882

ISBN10:
0618052887
Format:
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Pub. Date:
8/1/2000
Publisher(s):
Brooks Cole
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Table of Contents

A Word from the Authors (Preface) viii
Features Highlights xi
An Introduction to Graphing Utilities xvii
Prerequisites
1(66)
Real Numbers
2(10)
Exponents and Radicals
12(12)
Polynomials and Factoring
24(13)
Rational Expressions
37(10)
Graphical Representation of Data
47(20)
Chapter Summary
59(1)
Review Exercises
60(4)
Chapter Project: Modeling the Volume of a Box
64(1)
Chapter Test
65(1)
Library of Functions
66(1)
Functions and Their Graphs
67(88)
Graphs of Equations
68(11)
Lines in the Plane
79(13)
Functions
92(14)
Graphs of Functions
106(12)
Shifting, Reflecting, and Stretching Graphs
118(9)
Combinations of Functions
127(11)
Inverse Functions
138(17)
Chapter Summary
148(1)
Review Exercises
149(4)
Chapter Project: Modeling the Area of a Plot
153(1)
Chapter Test
154(1)
Intercepts, Zeros, and Solutions
155(70)
Modeling with Linear Equations
156(13)
Solving Equations Graphically
169(11)
Complex Numbers
180(8)
Solving Equations Algebraically
188(17)
Solving Inequalities Algebraically and Graphically
205(20)
Chapter Summary
217(1)
Review Exercises
218(3)
Chapter Project: Mozart and the Golden Ratio
221(1)
Chapter Test
222(1)
Cumulative Test: Chapters P--2
223(2)
Polynomial and Rational Functions
225(72)
Quadratic Functions
226(11)
Polynomial Functions of Higher Degree
237(13)
Real Zeros of Polynomial Functions
250(14)
The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
264(7)
Rational Functions and Asymptotes
271(10)
Graphs of Rational Functions
281(16)
Chapter Summary
290(1)
Review Exercises
291(4)
Chapter Project: Finding Points of Intersection
295(1)
Chapter Test
296(1)
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
297(66)
Exponential Functions and Their Graphs
298(13)
Logarithmic Functions and Their Graphs
311(11)
Properties of Logarithms
322(7)
Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
329(11)
Exponential and Logarithmic Models
340(23)
Chapter Summary
356(1)
Review Exercises
357(4)
Chapter Project: A Graphical Approach to Compound Interest
361(1)
Chapter Test
362(1)
Systems of Equations and Inequalities
363(66)
Solving Systems of Equations
364(11)
Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables
375(10)
Multivariable Linear Systems
385(16)
Systems of Inequalities
401(10)
Linear Programming
411(18)
Chapter Summary
421(1)
Review Exercises
422(3)
Chapter Project: Fitting Models to Data
425(1)
Chapter Test
426(1)
Cumulative Test: Chapters 3--5
427(2)
Matrices and Determinants
429(66)
Matrices and Systems of Equations
430(15)
Operations with Matrices
445(15)
The Inverse of a Square Matrix
460(9)
The Determinant of a Square Matrix
469(8)
Applications of Matrices and Determinants
477(18)
Chapter Summary
487(1)
Review Exercises
488(5)
Chapter Project: Solving Systems of Equations
493(1)
Chapter Test
494(1)
Sequences, Series, and Probability
495(78)
Sequences and Series
496(11)
Arithmetic Sequences and Partial Sums
507(9)
Geometric Sequences and Series
516(10)
Mathematical Induction
526(8)
The Binomial Theorem
534(8)
Counting Principles
542(10)
Probability
552(21)
Chapter Summary
565(1)
Review Exercises
566(5)
Chapter Project: Fitting Models to Data
571(1)
Chapter Test
572(1)
Conics and Parametric Equations
573
Conics
574
Translations of Conics
588
Parametric Equations
597
Chapter Summary
605
Review Exercises
606
Chapter Project: Parametric Equations and Inverse Functions
610
Chapter Test
611
Cumulative Test: Chapters 6--8
612
Appendices
Appendix A Proofs of Selected Theorems
A1
Appendix B Concepts in Statistics
A7
B.1 Representing Data
A7
B.2 Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion
A11
B.3 Least Squares Regression
A20
Appendix C Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities
A22
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises and Tests A27
Index of Applications A125
Index A128


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