Summary: Allyn J. Washington's texts are synonymous with excellence in basic technical mathematics. Meticulous attention to accuracy, step-by-step explanations, and the ability to craft realistic technical applications are the keys to his texts' success. The sixth edition of this series features a new, accessible, highly functional design that lets students study and reference material more easily. Other improvements include a greater selection of high-quality applications; m ...show moreore emphasis on problem-solving; and the use of modern teaching and learning methods, including graphing utilities and writing. Washington's texts are the strongest and most respected on the market, giving professors and students alike a high-quality bank of exercises along with applications that enhance learning. TechDisk, the innovative exploration and tutorial-oriented software package developed for the fifth edition, has been completely updated for the sixth edition so as to be more functional and user-friendly.