The Eighth Edition of this highly dependable book retains its best features–accuracy, precision, depth, and abundant exercise sets–while substantially updating its content and pedagogy. Striving to teach mathematics as a way of life, Sullivan provides understandable, realistic applications that are consistent with the abilities of most readers. Chapter topics include Graphs; Trigonometric Functions; Exponential and Logarithmic Functions; Analytic Geometry; Analytic Trigonometry; Counting and Probability; and more. For individuals with an interest in learning algebra and trigonometry as it applies to their everyday lives.
New edition of a text that helps the student to master the terminology and basic concepts of algebra and trigonometry. Each of the 13 chapters begins with an Internet Excursion involving a real world problem utilizing the material in the chapter and information found on the Web. Sections begin with a list of objectives to add further focus to important concepts. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.