9780534394226

Finite Mathematics Forthe Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences

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  • ISBN13:

    9780534394226

  • ISBN10:

    0534394221

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/30/2002
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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Summary

Complete solutions for all of the odd numbered exercises.

Table of Contents

Straight Lines and Linear Functions
The Cartesian Coordinate System
1(3)
Straight Lines
4(12)
Linear Functions and Mathematical Models
16(6)
Intersection of Straight Lines
22(7)
The Method of Least Squares
29(11)
Review Exercises
36(4)
Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
Systems of Linear Equations--Introduction
40(4)
Systems of Equations - Unique Solutions
44(10)
Systems of Equations - Undetermined and Overdetermined Systems
54(6)
Matrices
60(4)
Multiplication of Matrices
64(6)
The Inverse of a Square Matrix
70(11)
Leontief Input-Output Model
81(10)
Review Exercises
85(6)
Linear Programming: A Geometric Approach
Graphing Systems of Linear Inequalities in Two Variables
91(5)
Linear Programming Problems
96(6)
Graphical Solution of Linear Programming Problems
102(13)
Sensitivity Analysis
115(13)
Review Exercises
124(4)
Linear Programming: An Algebraic Approach
The Simplex Method: Standard Maximization Problems
128(22)
The Simplex Method: Standard Minimization Problems
150(16)
The Simplex Method: Nonstandard Problems
166(18)
Review Exercises
176(8)
Mathematics of Finance
Compound Interest
184(4)
Annuities
188(4)
Amortization and Sinking Funds
192(8)
Arithmetic and Geometric Progressions
200(7)
Review Exercises
203(4)
Sets and Counting
Sets and Set Operations
207(4)
The Number of Elements in a Finite Set
211(5)
The Multiplication Principle
216(1)
Permutations and Combinations
217(9)
Review Exercises
222(4)
Probability
Experiments, Sample Spaces, and Events
226(1)
Definition of Probability
227(3)
Rules of Probability
230(4)
Use of Counting Techniques in Probability
234(3)
Conditional Probability and Independent Events
237(7)
Bayes' Theorem
244(10)
Review Exercises
251(3)
Probability Distributions and Statistics
Distributions of Random Variables
254(2)
Expected Value
256(3)
Variance and Standard Deviation
259(4)
The Binomial Distribution
263(3)
The Normal Distribution
266(1)
Applications of the Normal Distribution
267(7)
Review Exercises
271(3)
Markov Chains and the Theory of Games
Markov Chains
274(3)
Regular Markov Chains
277(6)
Absorbing Markov Chains
283(6)
Game Theory and Strictly Determined Games
289(5)
Games with Mixed Strategies
294
Review Exercises
300

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