College algebra

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Prentice Hall, 1998 - Mathematics - 859 pages
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This book fosters the development of problem solving skills, critical thinking and communication of mathematical ides.Subjects covered include: Equations, Inequalities, and Mathematical Models, Functions and Graphs, Modeling with Polynomial and Rational Functions, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Matrices and Linear Systems, and Conic Sections and Nonlinear Systems.

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and Mathematical Models
and Rational Functions
Conic Sections and Nonlinear Systems

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About the author (1998)

Bob Blitzer is a native of Manhattan and received a Bachelor of Arts degree with dual majors in mathematics and psychology (minor: English literature) from the City College of New York. His unusual combination of academic interests led him toward a Master of Arts in mathematics from the University of Miami and a doctorate in behavioral sciences from Nova University. Bob is most energized by teaching mathematics and has taught a variety of mathematics courses at Miami-Dade College for nearly 30 years. He has received numerous teaching awards, including Innovator of the Year from the League for Innovations in the Community College, and was among the first group of recipients at Miami-Dade College for an endowed chair based on excellence in the classroom. Bob has written "Intermediate Algebra for College Students, Introductory Algebra for College Students, Essentials of Intermediate Algebra for College Students, Introductory and Intermediate Algebra for College Students, Essentials of Introductory and Intermediate Algebra for College Students, Algebra for College Students, Thinking Mathematically, College Algebra, Algebra and Trigonometry," and "Precalculus," all published by Pearson Prentice Hall.

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