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Designed for the college algebra course in which all homework is assigned online, COLLEGE ALGEBRA HYBRID, First Edition, provides the content needed for the traditional, lecture-based course while offering the convenience of a smaller, less expensive text.
Table of Contents
|Modeling the Real World with Algebra|
|Real Numbers and Their Properties|
|The Real Number Line and Order|
|Rational Exponents and Radicals|
|Discovery Project Visualizing a Formula|
|Chapter P Review|
|Chapter P Test Focus on Problem Solving General Principles|
|Equations and Inequaliities|
|Modeling with Equations|
|Discovery Project Equations Through the Ages|
|Other Types of Equations|
|Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities|
|Test Focus on Modeling Making the Best Decisions|
|Coordinates and Graphs|
|The Coordinate Plane|
|Discovery Project Visualizing Data|
|Graphs of Equations in Two Variables|
|Graphing Calculators: Solving Equations and Inequalities Graphically|
|Making Models Using Variation|
|Test Cumulative Review Test: Chapters 1 and|
|Focus on Modeling Fitting Lines to Data|
|What is a Function?|
|Graphs of Functions|
|Discovery Project Relations and Functions|
|Getting Information from the Graph of a Function|
|Average Rate of Change of a Function|
|Transformations of Functions|
|Discovery Project Iteration and Chaos|
|One-to-One Functions and Their Inverses|
|Test Focus on Modeling with Functions|
|Polynomials and Rational Functions|
|Quadratic Functions and Models|
|Polynomial Functions and Their Graphs|
|Real Zeros of Polynomials|
|Discovery Project Zeroing in on a Zero|
|Complex Zeros and the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra|
|Test Focus on Modeling Fitting Polynomial Curves to Data|
|Exponential and Logarithmic Functions|
|Discovery Project Exponential Explosion|
|Laws of Logarithms|
|Exponential and Logarithmic Equations|
|Modeling with Exponential and Logarithmic Functions|
|Test Cumulative Review Test: Chapters 3, 4, and|
|Focus on Modeling Fitting Exponential and Power Curves to Data|
|Systems of Equations and Inequalities|
|Systems of Equations|
|Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables|
|Systems of Linear Equations in Several Variables|
|Discovery Project Best Fit Versus Exact Fit|
|Systems of Inequalities|
|Test Focus on Modeling Linear Programming|
|Matrices and Determinants|
|Matrices and Systems of Linear Equations|
|The Algebra of Matrices|
|Discovery Project Will the Species Survive?|
|Inverses of Matrices and Matrix Equations|
|Determinants and Cramer's Rule|
|Test Focus on Modeling Computer Graphics|
|Discovery Project Rolling Down a Ramp|
|Test Cumulative Review Test: Chapters 6, 7, and|
|Focus on Modeling Conics in Architecture|
|Sequences and Series|
|Sequences and Summation Notation|
|Discovery Project Finding Patterns|
|Mathematics of Finance|
|The Binomial Theorem|
|Test Focus on Modeling with Recursive Sequences|
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