Prealgebra and Introductory Algebra (4th edition)

Prealgebra and Introductory Algebra (4th edition)

By: Marvin L. Bittinger (author), Judith A. Beecher (author), David J. Ellenbogen (author), Barbara L. Johnson (author)Paperback

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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. NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products, you may also need a Course ID, which your instructor will provide. Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyMathLab does not come packaged with this content. MyMathLab is not a self-paced technology and should only be purchased when required by an instructor. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyMathLab, search for: 0134115945 / 9780134115948 Prealgebra and Introductory Algebra Plus MyMathLab with Pearson eText Package consists of: 0321431308 / 9780321431301 MyMathLab -- Glue-in Access Card 0321654064 / 9780321654069 MyMathLab Inside Star Sticker 0321997166 / 9780321997166 Prealgebra and Introductory Algebra Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyMathLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.


1. Whole Numbers 1.1 Standard Notation 1.2 Addition 1.3 Subtraction 1.4 Multiplication 1.5 Division 1.6 Rounding and Estimating; Order 1.7 Solving Equations 1.8 Applications and Problem Solving 1.9 Exponential Notation and Order of Operations 2. Introduction to Integers and Algebraic Expressions 2.1 Integers and the Number Line 2.2 Addition of Integers 2.3 Subtraction of Integers 2.4 Multiplication of Integers 2.5 Division of Integers and Order of Operations 2.6 Introduction to Algebra and Expressions 2.7 Like Terms and Perimeter 2.8 Solving Equations 3. Fraction Notation: Multiplication and Division 3.1 Multiples and Divisibility 3.2 Factorizations 3.3 Fractions and Fraction Notation 3.4 Multiplication and Applications 3.5 Simplifying 3.6 Multiplying, Simplifying, and More with Area 3.7 Reciprocals and Division 3.8 Solving Equations: The Multiplication Principle 4. Fraction Notation: Addition, Subtraction, and Mixed Numerals 4.1 Least Common Multiples 4.2 Addition, Order, and Applications 4.3 Subtraction, Equations, and Applications 4.4 Solving Equations: Using the Principles Together 4.5 Mixed Numerals 4.6 Addition and Subtraction of Mixed Numerals; Applications 4.7 Multiplication and Division of Mixed Numerals; Applications 4.8 Order of Operations and Complex Fractions 5. Decimal Notation 5.1 Decimal Notation, Order, and Rounding 5.2 Addition and Subtraction of Decimals 5.3 Multiplication of Decimals 5.4 Division of Decimals 5.5 Using Fraction Notation with Decimal Notation 5.6 Estimating 5.7 Solving Equations 5.8 Applications and Problem Solving 6. Percent Notation 6.1 Ratio and Proportion 6.2 Percent Notation 6.3 Percent Notation and Fraction Notation 6.4 Solving Percent Problems Using Percent Equations 6.5 Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions 6.6 Applications of Percent 6.7 Sales Tax, Commission, and Discount 6.8 Simple Interest and Compound Interest; Credit Cards 7. Data, Graphs, and Statistics 7.1 Averages, Medians, and Modes 7.2 Interpreting Data from Tables and Graphs 7.3 Interpreting and Drawing Bar Graphs and Line Graphs 7.4 Interpreting and Drawing Circle Graphs 8. Geometry 8.1 Basic Geometric Figures 8.2 Perimeter 8.3 Area 8.4 Circles 8.5 Volume and Surface Area 8.6 Relationships between Angle Measures 8.7 Congruent Triangles and Properties of Parallelograms 8.8 Similar Triangles 9. Introduction to Real Numbers and Algebraic Expressions 9.1 Introduction to Algebra 9.2 The Real Numbers 9.3 Addition of Real Numbers 9.4 Subtraction of Real Numbers 9.5 Multiplication of Real Numbers 9.6 Division of Real Numbers 9.7 Properties of Real Numbers 9.8 Simplifying Expressions; Order of Operations 10. Solving Equations and Inequalities 10.1 Solving Equations: The Addition Principle 10.2 Solving Equations: The Multiplication Principle 10.3 Using the Principles Together 10.4 Formulas 10.5 Applications of Percent 10.6 Applications and Problem Solving 10.7 Solving Inequalities 10.8 Applications and Problem Solving with Inequalities 11. Graphs of Linear Equations 11.1 Graphs and Applications of Linear Equations 11.2 More with Graphing and Intercepts 11.3 Slope and Applications 11.4 Equations of Lines 11.5 Graphing Using the Slope and the y-Intercept 11.6 Parallel and Perpendicular Lines 11.7 Graphing Inequalities in Two Variables 12. Polynomials: Operations 12.1 Integers as Exponents 12.2 Exponents and Scientific Notation 12.3 Introduction to Polynomials 12.4 Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials 12.5 Multiplication of Polynomials 12.6 Special Products 12.7 Operations with Polynomials in Several Variables 12.8 Division of Polynomials 13. Polynomials: Factoring 13.1 Introduction to Factoring 13.2 Factoring Trinomials of the Type x2 + bx + c 13.3 Factoring ax2 + bx + c, a 1: The FOIL Method 13.4 Factoring ax2 + bx + c, a 1: The ac-Method 13.5 Factoring Trinomial Squares and Differences of Squares 13.6 Factoring: A General Strategy 13.7 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring 13.8 Applications of Quadratic Equations 14. Rational Expressions and Equations 14.1 Multiplying and Simplifying Rational Expressions 14.2 Division and Reciprocals 14.3 Least Common Multiples and Denominators 14.4 Adding Rational Expressions 14.5 Subtracting Rational Expressions 14.6 Complex Rational Expressions 14.7 Solving Rational Equations 14.8 Applications Using Rational Equations and Proportions 14.9 Direct Variation and Inverse Variation 15. Systems of Equations 15.1 Systems of Equations in Two Variables 15.2 The Substitution Method 15.3 The Elimination Method 15.4 Applications and Problem Solving 15.5 Applications with Motion 16. Radical Expressions and Equations 16.1 Introduction to Radical Expressions 16.2 Multiplying and Simplifying with Radical Expressions 16.3 Quotients Involving Radical Expressions 16.4 Addition, Subtraction, and More Multiplication 16.5 Radical Equations 16.6 Applications with Right Triangles 17. Quadratic Equations 17.1 Introduction to Quadratic Equations 17.2 Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square 17.3 The Quadratic Formula 17.4 Formulas 17.5 Applications and Problem Solving 17.6 Graphs of Quadratic Equations 17.7 Functions Appendices A. Linear Measures: American Units and Metric Units B. Weight and Mass; Medical Applications C. Capacity; Medical Applications D. Time and Temperature E. Sets F. Factoring Sums or Differences of Cubes G. Finding Equations of Lines: Point-Slope Equation H. Equations Involving Absolute Value I. The Distance Formula and Midpoints J. Higher Roots, and Rational Numbers as Exponents K. Inequalities and Interval Notation L. Nonlinear Inequalities M. Systems of Linear Inequalities N. Probability O. The Complex Numbers

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  • ISBN13: 9780321997166
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 1472
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  • weight: 2835
  • ISBN10: 0321997166
  • edition: 4th edition

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