by David H. Collingwood, K. David Prince, Matthew M. Conroy
Number of pages: 335
The basic theme of this book is to study precalculus within the context of problem solving. The pace of this course will be faster than a high school class in precalculus. Above that, we aim for greater command of the material, especially the ability to extend what we have learned to new situations.
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- Naval Education and Training
Contents: Number systems and sets; Positive integers; Signed numbers; Common fractions; Decimals; Percentage and measurement; Exponents and radicals; Logarithms and the slide rule; Fundamentals of algebra; Factoring polynomials; and more.
by Dan Umbarger - Brown Books Publishing Group
These materials show the evolution of logarithmic ideas over 350 years. A quick review of mathematics as it was practiced for hundreds of years would be helpful for many students in understanding logarithms as they are still used today.
by Leonard E. Dickson - John Wiley & Sons
The theory of equations develops anew and in greater detail various fundamental ideas of calculus for the simple case of polynomials. It affords a useful supplement to differential calculus whether taken subsequently or simultaneously.
by Neels van der Westhuizen, et al. - Siyavula
From the table of contents: Logarithms; Sequences and series; Finance; Factorising cubic polynomials; Functions and graphs; Differential calculus; Linear programming; Geometry; Trigonometry; Statistics; Combinations and permutations.