## Finite mathematics for business, economics, life sciences, and social sciencesThis text covers mathematics of finance, linear algebra, linear programming, probability and descriptive statistics, with an emphasis on cross-discipline principles and practices. Designed to be student friendly and accessible, it develops a thorough, functional understanding of mathematical concepts in preparation for their application in other areas. Coverage concentrates on developing concepts and ideas followed immediately by developing computational skills and problem-solving. |

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### Contents

PART ONE A LIBRARY OF ELEMENTARY FUNCTIONS | 1 |

Additional Elementary Functions | 75 |

PART TWO FINITE MATHEMATICS | 121 |

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