Author:
Dale Ewen - Joan S. Gary - James E. Trefzger

ISBN 13:
9780130488107

ISBN 10:
130488100

Edition:
2

Publisher:
Pearson

Publication Date:
2004-06-14

Format:
Hardcover

Pages:
832

List Price:
$255.20

This book provides readers with necessary mathematics skills. Mathematics provides the essential framework for and is the basic language of all the technologies. Mathematical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills are crucial to understanding the changing face of technology. It presents the following major areas: fundamental concepts and measurement; fundamental algebraic concepts; exponential and logarithmic functions; right-triangle trigonometry; the trigonometric functions with formulas and identities; complex numbers; matrices; polynomial and rational functions; basic statistics for process control; and analytic geometry. An excellent learning aid and resource tool for engineers, especially computer software, hardware, and peripheral manufacturers. Its comprehensive appendices make this an excellent desktop reference.