Modeling, Functions, and Graphs: Algebra for College Students
by Katherine Yoshiwara
Publisher: Los Angeles Pierce College 2017
Number of pages: 344
This text covers the content of a college algebra course with an emphasis on modeling and applications. In addition to the goal of students gaining computational fluency the book aims to develop mathematical thinking with a greater emphasis on analysis and interpretation of results.
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by Wallace C. Boyden - Project Gutenberg
It is expected that this work will result in a knowledge of general truths about numbers, and an increased power of clear thinking. The book is prepared for classes in the upper grades of grammar schools, or any classes of beginners.
by Richard Beveridge
If mathematics is the language of science, then algebra is the grammar of that language. This text will cover a combination of classical algebra and analytic geometry, with an introduction to the transcendental exponential and logarithmic functions.
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