This text enables students to become active participants in developing their understanding of mathematics, while avoiding the danger of making technology an end in itself. Robust pedagogy including chapter opening applications, graphing explorations, technology tips, calculator investigations, and discovery projects are some of the tools students will use to master the material and begin applying the mathematics to solve real-world problems. Algebra Review. Graphs and Technology. Equations and Inequalities. Functions and Graphs. Polynomial and Rational Functions. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Systems of Equations and Inequalities. Discrete Algebra. Analytic Geometry. [Triangle Trigonometry. Trigonometric Functions. Trigonometric Identities and Equations. Applications of Trigonometry.] Geometry Review Appendix. Program Appendix
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Thomas Hungerford's CONTEMPORARY COLLEGE ALGEBRA is known and well respected for its thorough integration of the graphing calculator, clear writing, and outstanding applications problems. Many adopters laud the use of real data in examples and exercises, and they appreciate the flexibility of the book's organization. This market-leading text is now accompanied by an outstanding array of innovative supplements that facilitate teaching and enhance learning, such as iLrn--a robust suite of online course management, testing, and tutorial resources for instructor and student, with vMentor live online tutoring. The text also includes a free Interactive Video Skillbuilder CD-ROM with MathCue, and a Book Companion Web Site featuring online graphing calculator resources.About the Author:
Thomas W. Hungerford received his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. He has taught at the University of Washington (Seattle) and at Cleveland State University, and is now at St. Louis University. His research fields are algebra and mathematics education. He is the author of many notable books for undergraduate and graduate level courses. These include: ALGEBRA, Springer Verlag, Graduate Texts in Mathematics #73, 1974; ABSTRACT ALGEBRA: AN INTRODUCTION, Second Edition, Harcourt, 1997; MATHEMATICS WITH APPLICATIONS, Eighth Edition (with M. Lial), Addison-Wesley, 2003; and CONTEMPORARY PRECALCULUS: A GRAPHING APPROACH, Fourth Edition, Brooks/Cole, 2004.
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