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Intermediate Algebra (Hardback)

Intermediate Algebra (Hardback) - 4th edition

Intermediate Algebra (Hardback) - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9780495389736

ISBN10: 0495389730

Intermediate Algebra (Hardback) by Alan S. Tussy and R. David Gustafson - ISBN 9780495389736
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 4TH 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
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Intermediate Algebra (Hardback) by Alan S. Tussy and R. David Gustafson - ISBN 9780495389736

ISBN13: 9780495389736

ISBN10: 0495389730

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 4TH 09

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Algebra can be like a foreign language. But one text delivers an interpretation you can fully understand. Building a conceptual foundation in the ''language of algebra,'' iNTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA, 4e provides an integrated learning process that helps you expand your reasoning abilities as it teaches you how to read, write, and think mathematically. Packed with real-life applications of math, it blends instructional approaches that include vocabulary, practice, and well-defined pedagogy with an emphasis on reasoning, modeling, communication, and technology skills. The authors' five-step problem-solving approach makes learning easy. More student-friendly than ever, the text offers a rich collection of student learning tools, including Enhanced WebAssign online learning system. With INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA, 4e, algebra makes sense!

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Algebra.

2. Graphs, Equations of Lines, and Functions.

3. Systems of Equations.

4. Inequalities.

5. Exponents, Polynomials, and Polynomial Functions.

6. Rational Expressions and Equations.

7. Radical Expressions and Equations.

8. Quadratic Equations, Functions, and Inequalities.

9. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.

10. Conic Sections; More Graphing.

11. Miscellaneous Topics.

Appendix I: Roots and Powers.

Appendix II: Answers to Selected Exercises.

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