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College Algebra and Trigonometry

College Algebra and Trigonometry - 4th edition

College Algebra and Trigonometry - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9780321356925

ISBN10: 0321356926

College Algebra and Trigonometry by Mark Dugopolski - ISBN 9780321356925
Edition: 4TH 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc.
International: No
College Algebra and Trigonometry by Mark Dugopolski - ISBN 9780321356925

ISBN13: 9780321356925

ISBN10: 0321356926

Edition: 4TH 07

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This text provides numerous strategies for success for both students and instructors. Instructors will find the book easier to use with such additions as an Annotated Instructor's Edition, instructor notes within the exercise sets, and an Insider's Guide. Students will find success through features that include highlights, exercise hints, art annotations, critical thinking exercises, and pop quizzes, as well as procedures, strategies, and summaries.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

P. Prerequisites.

Real Numbers and Their Properties.
Integral Exponents and Scientific Notation.
Rational Exponents and Radicals.
Factoring Polynomials.
Rational Expressions.

1. Equations, Inequalities, and Modeling.

Equations in One Variable.
Constructing Models to Solve Problems.
Equations and Graphs in Two Variables.
Linear Equations in Two Variables.
Scatter Diagrams and Curve Fitting.
Quadratic Equations.
Linear and Absolute Value Inequalities.

2. Functions and Graphs.

Graphs of Relations and Functions.
Families of Functions, Transformations, and Symmetry.
Operations with Functions.
Inverse Functions.
Constructing Functions with Variation.

3. Polynomial and Rational Functions.

Quadratic Functions and Inequalities.
Complex Numbers.
Zeros of Polynomial Functions.
The Theory of Equations.
Miscellaneous Equations.
Graphs of Polynomial Functions.
Rational Functions and Inequalities.

4. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.

Exponential Functions and Their Applications.
Logarithmic Functions and Their Applications.
Rules of Logarithms.
More Equations and Applications.

5. The Trigonometric Functions.

Angles and Their Measurements.
The Sine and Cosine Functions.
The Graphs of the Sine and Cosine Functions.
The Other Trigonometric Functions and Their Graphs.
The Inverse Trigonometric Functions.
Right Triangle Trigonometry.

6. Trigonometric Identities and Conditional Equations.

Basic Identities.
Verifying Identities.
Sum and Difference Identities.
Double-Angle and Half-Angle Identities.
Product and Sum Identities.
Conditional Trigonometric Equations.

7. Applications of Trigonometry.

The Law of Sines.
The Law of Cosines.
Trigonometric Form of Complex Numbers.
Powers and Roots of Complex Numbers.
Polar Equations.
Parametric Equations.

8. Systems of Equations and Inequalities.

Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables.
Systems of Linear Equations in Three Variables.
Nonlinear Systems of Equations.
Partial Fractions.
Inequalities and Systems of Inequalities in Two Variables.
The Linear Programming Model.

9. Matrices and Determinants.

Solving Linear Systems Using Matrices.
Operations with Matrices.
Multiplication of Matrices.
Inverses of Matrices.
Solution of Linear Systems in Two Variables Using Determinants.
Solution of Linear Systems in Three Variables Using Determinants.

10. The Conic Sections.

The Parabola.
The Ellipse and the Circle.
The Hyperbola.

11. Sequences, Series, and Probability.

Geometric Sequences and Series.
Counting and Permutations.
Combinations, Labeling, and the Binomial Theorem.
Mathematical Induction