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Linear Equations | |
Lines | |
Pairs of Lines | |
Applications to Business and Economics | |
Scatter Diagrams; Linear Curve Fitting | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Systems of Linear Equations | |
Systems of Linear Equations: Substitution; Elimination | |
Systems of Linear Equations: Gauss-Jordan Method | |
Systems of m Linear Equations Containing n Variables | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Matrices | |
Matrix Algebra | |
Multiplication of Matrices | |
The Inverse of a Matrix | |
Applications in Economics (the Leontief Model), Accounting, and | |
Statistics (the Method of Least Squares) | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Linear Programming with Two Variables | |
Systems of Linear Inequalities | |
A Geometric Approach to Linear Programming Problems | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Linear Programming: Simplex Method | |
The Simplex Tableau; Pivoting | |
The Simplex Method; Solving Maximum Problems in Standard Form | |
Solving Minimum Problems Using the Daily Principle | |
The Simplex Method for Problems Not in Standard Form | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Finance | |
Interest | |
Compound Interest | |
Annuities; Sinking Funds | |
Present Value of an Annuity; Amortization | |
Annuities and Amortization Using Recursive Sequences | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Probability | |
Sets | |
The Number of Elements in a Set | |
The Multiplication Principle | |
Sample Spaces and the Assignment of Probabilities | |
Properties of the Probability of an Event | |
Expected Value | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Bayes' Theorem; The Binomial Probability Model | |
Conditional Probability | |
Independent Events | |
Bayes' Theorem | |
Permutations | |
Combinations | |
The Binomial Probability Model | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Statistics | |
Introduction to Statistics: Data and Sampling | |
Representing Qualitative Data Graphically: Bar Graphs; Pie Charts | |
Organizing and Displaying Quantitative Data | |
Measures of Central Tendency | |
Measures of Dispersion | |
The Normal Distribution | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Markov Chains; Games | |
Markov Chains and Transition Matrices | |
Regular Markov Chains | |
Absorbing Markov Chains | |
Two-Person Games | |
Mixed Strategies | |
Optimal Strategy in Two-Person Zero-Sum Games with 2 X 2 Matrices | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Logic | |
Propositions | |
Truth Tables | |
Implications; The Biconditional Connective; Tautologies | |
Arguments | |
Logic Circuits | |
Chapter Review | |
Chapter Project | |
Review | |
Real Numbers | |
Algebra Essentials | |
Exponents and Logarithms | |
Recursive Defined Sequences: Geometric Sequences | |
Using LINDO to Solve Linear Programming Problems | |
Graphing Utilities | |
The Viewing Rectangle | |
Using a Graphing Utility to Graph Equations | |
Square Screens | |
Using a Graphing Utility to Graph Inequalities | |
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems | |
Photo Credits | |
Index | |
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