ISBN13: 978-0201356649

ISBN10: 0201356643

uing a technical career by showing the importance of a strong foundation in algebraic and trigonometric math.

Allyn Washington defined the technical math market when he wrote the first edition of Basic Technical Mathematics over thirty years ago. His continued vision is to provide highly accurate mathematical concepts based on technical applications. The course is designed to allow the student to be simultaneously enrolled in allied technical areas, such as physics or electronics. The material in the text can be easily rearranged to fit the needs of both instructor and students. Above all, the author's vision of this book is to continue to enlighten today's students that an understanding of elementary math is critical in many aspects of life.

**Features :**

...show moreAllyn Washington defined the technical math market when he wrote the first edition of Basic Technical Mathematics over thirty years ago. His continued vision is to provide highly accurate mathematical concepts based on technical applications. The course is designed to allow the student to be simultaneously enrolled in allied technical areas, such as physics or electronics. The material in the text can be easily rearranged to fit the needs of both instructor and students. Above all, the author's vision of this book is to continue to enlighten today's students that an understanding of elementary math is critical in many aspects of life.

- NEW! Graphing Calculator. The graphing calculator is used throughout the text in examples and has been more heavily integrated and emphasized than the previous edition, although it is still not required for the course. This integration includes over 140 new graphing calculator screens pictured in the text. Pg. 98
- NEW! Design. A new, more open design is an important improvement and feature of the seventh edition. The more spacious layout allows for additional graphing calculator displays in the margin, which gives students a visual representation of the mathematics. Pg. 110
- NEW! Applications. Over 200 new technical applications have been added to the seventh edition. A hallmark strength of the Washington text, the applications challenge students to apply the mathematics to technically-based problems, reinforcing the relevancy of mathematics in the technical fields. Pg. 256
- NEW! Writing Exercises. The number of writing exercises has been increased by more than 40%. A new graphical icon highlights writing exercises in the text. These exercises reinforce student understanding as they require students to verbalize their answers using words rather than numbers.
- NEW! Word Problems and Solutions. Throughout the text, approximately 70 examples present complete solutions to word problems. These examples are clearly indicated in the margin by the phrase "solving a word problem." In addition, the text includes over 700 word problems within exercise sets. Pg. 257
- NEW! Exercises and Figures. The seventh edition includes over 1,000 new exercises, many of which illustrate technical applications. Over 140 new figures have been added to help students visualize applications and concepts. Pg. 9
- Flexibility of Material Coverage. An important and critical feature to the Washington approach to technical math is the flexibility of the Table of Contents. The chapters of the text are easily adapted to the specific needs of the students as well as the instructor. Certain sections or chapters may be omitted without loss of continuity, and chapters may be reordered for a customized syllabus. Notes and suggestions on how to reorder the organization of the material are contained in the Answer Book.

Allyn Washington defined the technical math market when he wrote the first edition of Basic Technical Mathematics over thirty years ago. His continued vision is to provide highly accurate mathematical concepts based on technical applications. The course is designed to allow the student to be simultaneously enrolled in allied technical areas, such as physics or electronics. The material in the text can be easily rearranged to fit the needs of both instructor and students. Above all, the author's vision of this book is to continue to enlighten today's students that an understanding of elementary math is critical in many aspects of life.

- NEW! Graphing Calculator. The graphing calculator is used throughout the text in examples and has been more heavily integrated and emphasized than the previous edition, although it is still not required for the course. This integration includes over 140 new graphing calculator screens pictured in the text. Pg. 98
- NEW! Design. A new, more open design is an important improvement and feature of the seventh edition. The more spacious layout allows for additional graphing calculator displays in the margin, which gives students a visual representation of the mathematics. Pg. 110
- NEW! Applications. Over 200 new technical applications have been added to the seventh edition. A hallmark strength of the Washington text, the applications challenge students to apply the mathematics to technically-based problems, reinforcing the relevancy of mathematics in the technical fields. Pg. 256
- NEW! Writing Exercises. The number of writing exercises has been increased by more than 40%. A new graphical icon highlights writing exercises in the text. These exercises reinforce student understanding as they require students to verbalize their answers using words rather than numbers.
- NEW! Word Problems and Solutions. Throughout the text, approximately 70 examples present complete solutions to word problems. These examples are clearly indicated in the margin by the phrase "solving a word problem." In addition, the text includes over 700 word problems within exercise sets. Pg. 257
- NEW! Exercises and Figures. The seventh edition includes over 1,000 new exercises, many of which illustrate technical applications. Over 140 new figures have been added to help students visualize applications and concepts. Pg. 9
- Flexibility of Material Coverage. An important and critical feature to the Washington approach to technical math is the flexibility of the Table of Contents. The chapters of the text are easily adapted to the specific needs of the students as well as the instructor. Certain sections or chapters may be omitted without loss of continuity, and chapters may be reordered for a customized syllabus. Notes and suggestions on how to reorder the organization of the material are contained in the Answer Book.

View Author Bio

View Table of Contents

Additional Sellers for Basic Technical Mathematics

Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.Filter by: All (5) | Very Good (1) | Good (1) | Acceptable (3)

Price

Condition

Seller

Comments

$60.67

+$3.99 s/h

+$3.99 s/h

Good

Ships same day or next business day! UPS expedited shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Used sticker & some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access ...show more code or dust jacket ...show less

Page: **1**

**Free Shipping**

Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.

**Need it faster?**

We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.

Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.

- Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
- Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.

Buy it now for , then:

Sell it back by: | ||||

Guaranteed cash back: | ||||

Cost of this book after cash back: |

**Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!**

If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.

In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.

We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.

Buy it now. Sell it later!

When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.

We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.

Our used textbooks do NOT have:

- Water damage
- Missing or torn pages
- Missing or torn cover
- Torn or damaged binding
- Excessive note-taking/hi-lighting
- A broken spine

This textbook has never been used.

Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed.

Your connection can be wired or wireless.

Your connection can be wired or wireless.

Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.

**Minimum Requirements:**

- XP or Windows 7 (32 or 64 running in 32 bit mode), or Mac OS 10.6 or above
- At least 512 MB RAM, 600 mHZ processor, and 40 MB of hard drive space (75MB for Mac OS)

**What is the Marketplace?**

It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.

**What are Marketplace shipping options?**

Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.

**FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms**

Close | ||