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Precalculus: A Prelude to Calculus



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The 2nd edition of Axler's Precalculus: A Prelude to Calculus stands out with its concise coverage, focused "preparation for calculus" approach, clarity of exposition, integrated SSM, precise mathematics, and rigor of proofs as the key drivers for change. This 2nd edition expands upon the 1st issue's solid foundation of precalculus concepts and topics that to help users further succeed in calculus. Axler offers straightforward definitions and examples of complex concepts and step-by-step solutions for odd-numbered exercises to model users' applications. In addition, chapter openers and end-of-chapter summaries highlight the material to be learned.

Table of Contents

Chapter 0: The Real Numbers

Chapter 1: Functions and Their Graphs

Chapter 2: Linear, Quadratic, Polynomial, and Rational Functions

Chapter 3: Exponential Functions, Logarithms, and e

Chapter 4: Trigonometric Functions

Chapter 5: Trigonometric Algebra and Geometry

Chapter 6: Applications of Trigonometry

Chapter 7: Sequences, Series, and Limits

Chapter 8: Systems of Linear Equations


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