The latest edition of this undergraduate text weaves in exercises drawn from real-world problems encountered by engineers and others at electronics giant Motorola Inc. The text covers graphs; polynomial and rational functions; exponential and logarithmic functions; trigonometric functions; analytic trigonometry; applications of trigonometric functions; polar coordinates and vectors; analytic geometry; systems of equations and inequalities; sequences, induction, and the binomial theorem; counting and probability; and the limit, derivative, and integral of a function. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Provides undergraduate students with skills they will need to be successful in calculus. Chapters cover equations and graphs through sequences and probability, with worked examples, within-chapter exercises, and chapter reviews with quizes, review exercises, and problems. This fifth edition features Internet exercises, a new chapter previewing calculus, and new exercises and examples utilizing real data in table form. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.