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Unifies the theme of a function – See, Solve, Apply
The Graphical Approach series by Hornsby, Lial, and Rockswold covers functions through a consistent, fourpart analytical process. The authors ask students to:
1: [See] Examine the nature of the graph
2: Solve a typical equation analytically and graphically
3: Solve the related inequality analytically and graphically
4: Apply analytic and graphical methods to solve an application
This proven approach helps students gain a deep visual and graphical understanding of math, solidifying a stronger connection to the mathematical world around them.
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