This best-selling text has long been considered one of the most student accessible texts for the management science course. The new edition retains and updates the traditional, comprehensive coverage of past editions but "fine tunes" the coverage and adds many new examples and exercises.
Quantitative Analysis for Management, 9/E
R> by Barry M Render, Ralph M Stair and Michael E Hanna
Easy to understand-even for students with limited math backgrounds, this text uses a modeling approach to provide thorough coverage of the basic techniques in quantitative methods and focuses on the managerial applications of these techniques. The book's interesting and student friendly writing style makes for a clear presentation, complete with all the necessary assumptions and mathematical details.
Student CD, 9/E
by Howard Weiss
This CD, included in every copy of the text that Prentice Hall sells, contains QM for Windows and Excel QM software.