Synopses & Reviews
This new ADVANTAGE SERIES of C. L. Johnston, Alden T. Willis, and Jeanne Lazaris' INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA is a traditional, straight-forward, extremely popular book which is noted for its one-step, one-concept-at-a-time approach. All major topics are divided into small sections, each with its own examples and often with its own exercises--an approach that helps students master each section before proceeding to the next one. As part of the ADVANTAGE SERIES, this version will offer all the quality content you've come to expect from Johnston, Willis, and Hughes sold to your students at a significantly lower price.
Synopsis
The main goal of this book is to prepare students for courses in college algebra, statistics, business calculus, pre-calculus, science, or any other subject that has intermediate algebra as a prerequisite.
Synopsis
This traditional, straight-forward, extremely popular book helps students learn algebra concepts-by using a one-step, one-concept-at-a-time approach. All major topics are divided into small sections, each with its own examples and often with its own exercises--an approach that helps students master each section before proceeding on to the next.
Table of Contents
1. The Real Number System. 2. Review of Elementary Topics. 3. First-Degree Equations and Inequalities in One Variable. 4. Polynomials. 5. Factoring. 6. Rational Expressions and Equations. 7. Exponents and Radicals. 8. Graphing; Linear Equations and Inequalities. 9. Functions. 10. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. 11. Nonlinear Equations and Inequalities. 12. Systems of Equations and Inequalities. 13. Sequences and Series (Optional). Appendixes. Answers to Set 1 Exercises. Index.