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Tough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time? Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's.
More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.
This Schaum's Outline gives you
- 1,600 fully solved problems
- Complete review of all course fundamentals
Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time--and get your best test scores!
Schaum's Outlines--Problem Solved.
Topics include: Elements of Algebra; Functions; Graphs of Functions; Linear Equations; Simultaneous Linear Equations; Quadratic Functions and Equations; Inequalities; Locus of an Equation; The Straight Line; Families of Straight Lines; The Circle; Arithmetic and Geometric Progressions; Infinite Geometric Series; Mathematical Induction; The Binomial Theorem; Permutations; Combinations; Probability; Determinants of Order Two and Three; Determinants of Order; Systems of Linear Equations; Introduction to Transformational Geometry; Angles and Arc Length; Trigonometric Functions of a General Angle; Trigonometric Functions of an Acute Angle; Reduction to Functions of Positive Acute Angles; Graphs of the Trigonometric Functions; Fundamental Trigonometric Relations and Identities; Trigonometric Functions of Two Angles; Sum, Difference, and Product Trigonometric Formulas; Oblique Triangles; Inverse Trigonometric Functions; Trigonometric Equations; Complex Numbers; The Conic Sections; Transformations of Coordinate; Points in Space; Simultaneous Quadratic Equations; Logarithms; Power, Exponential, and Logarithmic Curves; Polynomial Equations, Rational Roots; Irrational Roots of Polynomial Equations; Graphs of Polynomials; Parametric Equations; The Derivative; Differentiation of Algebraic Expressions; Applications of Derivatives; Integration; Infinite Sequences; Infinite Series; Power Series; Polar Coordinates; Introduction to the Graphing Calculator; The Number System of Algebra; and Mathematical Modeling
Synopsis
An ideal course text or supplement for the many underprepared students enrolled in the required freshman college math course, this revision of the highly successful outline (more than 348,000 copies sold to date) has been updated to reflect the many recent changes in the curriculum. Based on Schaum's critically acclaimed pedagogy of concise theory illustrated by solved problems,
Schaum's Outline of College Mathematics features:
- Mathematical modeling throughout
- Modernized graphs
- Graphing and scientific calculator coverage
- More than 1,500 fully solved problems
- Another 1,500 supplementary problems
- And much more
Synopsis
An ideal course text or supplement for the many underprepared students enrolled in the required freshman college math course, this revision of the highly successful outline (more than 348,000 copies sold to date) has been updated to reflect the many recent changes in the curriculum. Based on Schaum's critically acclaimed pedagogy of concise theory illustrated by solved problems,
Schaum's Outline of College Mathematics features:
- Mathematical modeling throughout
- Modernized graphs
- Graphing and scientific calculator coverage
- More than 1,500 fully solved problems
- Another 1,500 supplementary problems
- And much more
Synopsis
Confusing Textbooks? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time?
Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's Outlines. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.
This Schaum's Outline gives you Practice problems with full explanations that reinforce knowledge Coverage of the most up-to-date developments in your course field In-depth review of practices and applications
Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time-and get your best test scores
Schaum's Outlines-Problem Solved.
About the Author
The late
Frank Ayres, Jr., Ph.D., was formerly a professor in and head of the Department of Mathematics at Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He is the author or coauthor of eight Schaum's Outlines, including Calculus, Trigonometry, Differential Equations, and Modern Abstract Algebra.
Philip A. Schmidt, Ph.D., has a B.S. from Brooklyn College (with a major in mathematics), an M.A. in mathematics, and a Ph.D. in mathematics education from Syracuse University. He is currently the program coordinator in mathematics and science education at The Teachers College at Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Table of Contents
Schaum's Outline of College Mathematics, 4ed Elements of Algebra
Functions
Graphs of Functions
Linear Equations
Simultaneous Linear Equations
Quadratic Functions and Equations
Inequalities
Locus of an Equation
The Straight Line
Families of Straight Lines
The Circle
Arithmetic and Geometric Progressions
Infinite Geometric Series
Mathematical Induction
The Binomial Theorem
Permutations
Combinations
Probability
Determinants of Order Two and Three
Determinants of Order
Systems of Linear Equations
Introduction to Transformational Geometry
Angles and Arc Length
Trigonometric Functions of a General Angle
Trigonometric Functions of an Acute Angle
Reduction to Functions of Positive Acute Angles
Graphs of the Trigonometric Functions
Fundamental Trigonometric Relations and Identities
Trigonometric Functions of Two Angles
Sum, Difference, and Product Trigonometric Formulas
Oblique Triangles
Inverse Trigonometric Functions
Trigonometric Equations
Complex Numbers
The Conic Sections
Transformations of Coordinate
Points in Space
Simultaneous Quadratic Equations
Logarithms
Power, Exponential, and Logarithmic Curves
Polynomial Equations, Rational Roots
Irrational Roots of Polynomial Equations
Graphs of Polynomials
Parametric Equations
The Derivative
Differentiation of Algebraic Expressions
Applications of Derivatives
Integration
Infinite Sequences
Infinite Series
Power Series
Polar Coordinates
Introduction to the Graphing Calculator
The Number System of Algebra
Mathematical Modeling