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Intermediate Algebra, Global Edition (12th edition)

Intermediate Algebra, Global Edition (12th edition)

By: Marvin L. Bittinger (author)Paperback

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Objective: Guided Learning The Bittinger Worktext Series recognizes that math hasn't changed, but students-and the way they learn math-have. This latest edition continues the Bittinger tradition of objective-based, guided learning, while also integrating timely updates to the proven pedagogy. This edition has a greater emphasis on guided learning and helping students get the most out of all of the resources available, including new mobile learning resources, whether in a traditional lecture, hybrid, lab-based, or online course. The new edition supports students with quality applications and exercises, a new MyMathGuide workbook and video program, and an updated MyMathLab course that brings it all together! Teaching and Learning Experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience for you and your students. Here's how: Improve Results: MyMathLab (R) delivers proven results in helping students succeed and provides engaging experiences that personalize learning. Guide Students' Learning: The Bittinger team helps today's math students stay on task by guiding them to understand what to do and when. Reinforce Study Skills: The Bittinger program is equipped with tools and resources to help students develop effective study and learning habits that will help them in their college careers and beyond.


Index of ApplicationsPreface R. Review of Basic Algebra: Part 1: OperationsR.1 The Set of Real NumbersR.2 Operations with Real NumbersR.3 Exponential Notation and Order of OperationsPart 2: ManipulationsR.4 Introduction to Algebraic ExpressionsR.5 Equivalent Algebraic ExpressionsR.6 Simplifying Algebraic ExpressionsR.7 Properties of Exponents and Scientific Notation Summary and Review Test 1. Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities1.1 Solving Equations1.2 Formulas and Applications1.3 Applications and Problem Solving Mid-Chapter Review1.4 Sets, Inequalities, and Interval Notation Translating for Success1.5 Intersections, Unions, and Compound Inequalities1.6 Absolute-Value Equations and Inequalities Summary and Review Test 2. Graphs, Functions, and Applications2.1 Graphs of Equations2.2 Functions and Graphs2.3 Finding Domain and Range Mid-Chapter Review2.4 Linear Functions: Graphs and Slope2.5 More on Graphing Linear EquationsVisualizing for Success2.6 Finding Equations of Lines; Applications Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review 3. Systems of Equations3.1 Systems of Equations in Two Variables3.2 Solving by Substitution3.3 Solving by Elimination3.4 Solving Applied Problems: Two Equations Translating for Success Mid-Chapter Review3.5 Systems of Equations in Three Variables3.6 Solving Applied Problems: Three Equations3.7 Systems of Inequalities in Two Variables Visualizing for Success Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review 4. Polynomials and Polynomial Functions4.1 Introduction to Polynomials and Polynomial Functions4.2 Multiplication of Polynomials4.3 Introduction to Factoring4.4 Factoring Trinomials: x2 + bx + c Mid-Chapter Review4.5 Factoring Trinomials: ax2 + bx + c, a ? ? 14.6 Special Factoring Visualizing for Success4.7 Factoring: A General Strategy4.8 Applications of Polynomial Equations and FunctionsTranslating for Success Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review 5. Rational Expressions, Equations, and Functions5.1 Rational Expressions and Functions: Multiplying, Dividing, and Simplifying5.2 LCMs, LCDs, Addition, and Subtraction5.3 Division of Polynomials5.4 Complex Rational Expressions Mid-Chapter Review5.5 Solving Rational Equations5.6 Applications and Proportions Translating for Success5.7 Formulas and Applications5.8 Variation and Applications Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review 6. Radical Expressions, Equations, and Functions6.1 Radical Expressions and Functions6.2 Rational Numbers as Exponents6.3 Simplifying Radical Expressions6.4 Addition, Subtraction, and More Multiplication Mid-Chapter Review6.5 More on Division of Radical Expressions6.6 Solving Radical Equations6.7 Applications Involving Powers and Roots Translating for Success6.8 The Complex Numbers Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review 7. Quadratic Equations and Functions7.1 The Basics of Solving Quadratic Equations7.2 The Quadratic Formula7.3 Applications Involving Quadratic Equations Translating for Success7.4 More on Quadratic Equations Mid-Chapter Review7.5 Graphing f(x) = a(x - h)2 + k7.6 Graphing f(x) = ax2 + bx + c Visualizing for Success7.7 Mathematical Modeling with Quadratic Functions7.8 Polynomial Inequalities and Rational Inequalities Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review 8. Exponential Functions and Logarithmic Functions8.1 Exponential Functions8.2 Composite Functions and Inverse Functions8.3 Logarithmic Functions8.4 Properties of Logarithmic Functions Mid-Chapter Review8.5 Natural Logarithmic Functions Visualizing for Success8.6 Solving Exponential Equations and Logarithmic Equations8.7 Mathematical Modeling with Exponential Functions and Logarithmic Functions Translating for Success Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review 9. Conic Sections9.1 Parabolas and Circles9.2 Ellipses Mid-Chapter Review9.3 HyperbolasVisualizing for Success9.4 Nonlinear Systems of Equations Summary and Review Test Cumulative Review AppendicesA. Fraction NotationB. Determinants and Cramer's RuleC. Elimination Using MatricesD. The Algebra of Functions AnswersGuided SolutionsGlossaryIndexAdditional Instructor's Answers

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  • ISBN13: 9781292057705
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 928
  • ID: 9781292057705
  • weight: 1932
  • ISBN10: 129205770X
  • edition: 12th edition

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