About the Author
Jeff Slater teaches at the North Shore Community College in Danver, Massachusetts, where he was voted Teacher of the Year. Additionally, he has acted as a consultant for the federal office of personnel management, training personnel in government bookkeeping and accounting. Jeff has traveled the country speaking about class retention in Accounting courses. He has been author or co-author of over ten college textbooks, including the following Pearson titles: Basic College Mathematics Beginning Algebra College Accounting Intermediate Algebra Prealgebra Jeff lives with his wife Shelley and Golden Doodle Bernie. He has two children: Abby and Russell, and four grandchildren: Matt, Mia, Sam, and Hope. In his spare time, he enjoys collecting vintage toys and vintage auto parts.