9780137879618

College Algebra

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  • ISBN13:

    9780137879618

  • ISBN10:

    013787961X

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1999-06-01
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Table of Contents

Graphs
1(44)
Data and its Representation
1(4)
Rectangular Coordinates; Graphing Utilities; Data in Ordered Pairs
5(8)
Graphs of Equations
13(7)
Lines
20(5)
Parallel and Perpendicular Lines; Circles
25(5)
Linear Curve Fitting
30(3)
Variation
33(12)
Chapter Review
36(9)
Functions and their Graphs
45(40)
Functions
45(6)
More about Functions
51(9)
Graphing Techniques
60(7)
Operations on Functions; Composite Functions
67(5)
Mathematical Models: Constructing Functions
72(13)
Chapter Review
77(8)
Equations and Inequalities
85(71)
Solving Equations Using a Graphing Utility
85(1)
Linear and Quadratic Equations
86(11)
Setting Up Equations: Applications
97(11)
Other Types of Equations
108(15)
Inequalities
123(9)
Equations and Inequalities Involving Absolute Value
132(24)
Chapter Review
140(16)
Polynomial and Rational Functions
156(91)
Quadratic Functions; Curve Fitting
156(11)
Power Functions; Curve Fitting
167(2)
Polynomial Functions; Curve Fitting
169(5)
Rational Functions
174(15)
The Real Zeros of a Polynomial Function
189(14)
Complex Numbers; Quadratic Equations with a Negative Discriminant
203(3)
Complex Zeros; Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
206(4)
Polynomial and Rational Inequalities
210(37)
Chapter Review
227(20)
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
247(38)
One-to-One Functions; Inverse Functions
247(7)
Exponential Functions
254(3)
Logarithmic Functions
257(3)
Properties of Logarithms
260(3)
Logarithmic and Exponential Equations
263(4)
Compound Interest
267(3)
Growth and Decay
270(4)
Exponential, Logarithmic, and Logistic Curve Fitting
274(3)
Logarithmic Scales
277(8)
Chapter Review
278(7)
The Conics
285(37)
The Parabola
285(8)
The Ellipse
293(9)
The Hyperbola
302(20)
Chapter Review
313(9)
Systems of Equations and Inequalities
322(137)
Systems of Linear Equations: Substitution; Elimination
322(17)
Systems of Linear Equations: Matrices
339(21)
Systems of Linear Equations: Determinants
360(12)
Matrix Algebra
372(11)
Partial Fraction Decomposition
383(9)
Systems of Nonlinear Equations
392(25)
Systems of Inequalities
417(9)
Linear Programming
426(33)
Chapter Review
433(26)
Sequences; Induction; Counting; Probability
459(29)
Sequences
459(2)
Arithmetic Sequences
461(3)
Geometric Sequences; Geometric Series
464(4)
Mathematical Induction
468(3)
The Binomial Theorem
471(3)
Sets and Counting
474(2)
Permutations and Combinations
476(2)
Probability
478(10)
Chapter Review
481(7)
Appendix 488(1)
Topics From Algebra and Geometry
488(3)
Polynomial and Rational Expressions
491(3)
Radicals; Rational Exponents
494(2)
Solving Equations
496(5)
Completing the Square
501(1)
Synthetic Division
502

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