* An emphasis on the practical applications of algebra motivates students and encourages them to see algebra as an important part of their daily lives. The student-friendly writing style uses short, clear sentences and easy-to-understand language, and the outstanding pedagogical program makes the material easy to follow and comprehend. The Fifth Edition places a stronger emphasis on problem solving, incorporating it as a theme throughout the text. 4-color hardback text w/complete text-specific instructor and student print/media supplement package * AMATYC/NCTM Standards of Content and Pedagogy integrated in preview and Perspective Chapter Openers, Graded Exercise Sets, Real-World Applications, Writing Exercises, Group Activity/Challenge problems and Calculator Corners Boxes * Many step-by-step worked-out examples provide students with detailed explanation throughout the sections * Helpful Hints, Common Student Error Boxes, Chapter Summaries and Practice Tests included in each chapter help students study math and review for tests * Cumulative Reviews are included in every other chapter and a unique Section 1.1 --Study Skills for Success in Mathematics, preps students with a study skills discussion and exercise set.
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This text has been written for elementary algebra courses. Careful attention to detail, strong exercise sets and pedagogical features help students to understand the concepts of elementary algebra.From the Publisher:
Angel's text is one that students can read, understand, and enjoy. With short sentences, clear explanations, many detailed worked examples, and outstanding pedagogy. Practical applications of algebra throughout make the subject more appealing and relevant for students. Key pedagogical features include: Preview and Perspective at the beginning of each chapter; Helpful Hints; Group Activities/Challenge Problems, Writing Exercises, Real-Life Application Exercises, and Calculator Corners.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0132527359
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0132527359