Elayn Martin-Gay's developmental math textbooks and video resources are motivated by her firm belief that every student can succeed. Martin-Gay's focus on the student shapes her clear, accessible writing, inspires her constant pedagogical innovations, and contributes to the popularity and effectiveness of her video resources. This revision of Martin-Gay's algebra series continues her focus on students and what they need to be successful. Martin-Gay also strives to provide the highest level of instructor and adjunct support. Real Numbers, Algebraic Expressions, Equations, Graphs, Functions, Inequalities, Systems of Equations, Exponents, Polynomial Functions, Rational Equations, Rational Exponents, Radicals, Complex Numbers, Quadratic Equations, Exponential & Logorihmic Functions, Conic Sections, and Sequences and Series. For all readers interested in algebra, and for all readers interested in learning or revisiting essential skills in intermediate algebra through the use of lively, up-to-date applications.
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Elayn Martin-Gay's success as a developmental math author starts with a strong focus on mastering the basics through well-written explanations, innovative pedagogy and a meaningful, integrated program of learning resources. The revisions to this edition provide new pedagogy and resources to build reader confidence and help readers develop basic skills and understand concepts. New and revised topic coverage includes exponential and logarithmic functions, conic sections, factoring trinomials by grouping, and slope as a rate of change. In addition, Martin-Gay's 4-step problem solving process-Understand, Translate, Solve and Interpret-is integrated throughout. Also includes new features such as Study Skills Reminders, "Integrated Reviews", and "Concept Checks." For readers interested in learning or revisiting essential skills in intermediate algebra through the use of lively and up-to-date applications.From the Publisher:
This text provides a solid foundation in algebra with the exceptional pedagogy, clear and well-constructed writing style, superb problem-solving strategies, and other qualities that have made the Martin-Gay series so successful. The Second Edition features a greater incorporation of AMATYC and NCTM standards--reflected in an increased emphasis on visualization and graphing, carefully revised problems, and more data analysis. Also featured are current, relevant and realistic applications of math and its function in the world today.
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Book Description n/a, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0131355163
Book Description n/a, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110131355163
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