What is included with this book?
Straight Lines and Linear Functions | |
The Cartesian Coordinate System | |
Straight Lines | |
Using Technology: Graphing a Straight Line | |
Linear Functions and Mathematical Models | |
Portfolio | |
Using Technology: Evaluating a Function | |
Intersection of Straight Lines | |
Using Technology: Finding the Points of Intersection of Two Graphs | |
The Method of Least Squares (Optional) | |
Using Technology: Finding an Equation of a Least-Squares Line | |
Summary of Principal Formulas and Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices | |
Systems of Linear Equations: An Introduction | |
Systems of Linear Equations: Unique Solutions | |
Using Technology: Solving Systems of Linear Equations | |
Systems of Linear Equations: Underdetermined and Overdetermined Systems | |
Using Technology: Solving Systems of Linear Equations II | |
Matrices | |
Using Technology: Matrix Operations | |
Multiplication of Matrices | |
Using Technology: Matrix Multiplication | |
The Inverse of a Square Matrix | |
Using Technology: Finding the Inverse of a Square Matrix | |
Leontief Input-Output Model (Optional) | |
Using Technology: The Leontief Input-Output Model | |
Summary of Principal Formulas and Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Linear Programming: A Geometric Approach | |
Graphing Systems of Linear Inequalities in Two Variables | |
Linear Programming Problems | |
Portfolio | |
Graphical Solution of Linear Programming Problems | |
Sensitivity Analysis (Optional) | |
Summary of Principal Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Linear Programming: An Algebraic Approach | |
The Simplex Method: Standard Maximization Problems | |
Portfolio | |
Using Technology: The Simplex Method: Solving Maximization Problems | |
The Simplex Method: Standard Minimization Problems | |
Using Technology: The Simplex Method: Solving | |
Minimization Problems | |
The Simplex Method: Nonstandard Problems (Optional) | |
Summary of Principal Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Mathematics of Finance | |
Compound Interest | |
Using Technology: Finding the Accumulated Amount of an Investment, the Effective Rate of Return, and the Present Value of an Investment | |
Annuities | |
Using Technology: Finding the Amount of an Annuity | |
Amortization and Sinking Funds | |
Portfolio | |
Using Technology: Amortizing a Loan | |
Arithmetic and Geometric Progressions (Optional) | |
Summary of Principal Formulas and Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Sets and Counting | |
Sets and Set Operations | |
The Number of Elements in a Finite Set | |
The Multiplication Principle | |
Portfolio | |
Permutations and Combinations | |
Using Technology: Evaluating n!, P(n, r), and C(n, r) | |
Summary of Principal Formulas and Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Probability | |
Experiments, Sample Spaces, and Events | |
Definition of Probability | |
Rules of Probability | |
Use of Counting Techniques in Probability | |
Conditional Probability and Independent Events | |
Bayes' Theorem | |
Summary of Principal Formulas and Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Probability Distributions and Statistics | |
Distributions of Random Variables | |
Using Technology: Graphing a Histogram | |
Expected Value | |
Portfolio | |
Variance and Standard Deviation | |
Using Technology: Finding the Mean and Standard Deviation | |
The Binomial Distribution | |
The Normal Distribution | |
Applications of the Normal Distribution | |
Summary of Principal Formulas and Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Markov Chains and the Theory of Games | |
Markov Chains | |
Using Technology: Finding Distribution Vectors | |
Regular Markov Chains | |
Using Technology: Finding the Long-Term Distribution Vector | |
Absorbing Markov Chains | |
Game Theory and Strictly Determined Games | |
Games with Mixed Strategies | |
Summary of Principal Formulas and Terms | |
Review Exercises | |
Introduction to Logic | |
Propositions and Connectives | |
Truth Tables | |
The Conditional and Biconditional Connectives | |
Laws of Logic | |
Arguments | |
Applications of Logic to Switching Networks | |
The System of Real Numbers | |
Tables | |
Binomial Probabilities | |
The Standard Normal Distribution | |
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises | |
Index | |
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved. |