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ISBN: 9780071439275 / 0071439277
Division: Professional & Medical
Pub Date: JAN-05
Pages: 468

Copyright: 2005
Edition: 1
Format: Paperback
   
Pre-Calculus Demystified

Rhonda Huettenmueller


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Introduction

Packed with practical examples, graphs, and Q&As, this complete self-teaching guide from the best-selling author of Algebra Demystified covers all the essential topics, including: absolute value, nonlinear inequalities, functions and their graphs, inverses, proportion and ratio, and much more.
About the book

Pre-Calculus Demystified leads the reader through all the intricacies and requirements of this essential course

Whether you need to pass a class, a college requirement, or get a leg up on more advanced topics, this book provides clear explanation with a wealth of questions, answers and practical examples.

Packed with practical examples, graphs, and Q&As, this complete self-teaching guide from the best-selling author of Algebra Demystified covers all the essential topics, including: absolute value, nonlinear inequalities, functions and their graphs, inverses, proportion and ratio, and much more.

Key features

  • Presents just enough information and examples to help even the most challenged students avoid confusion
  • Packed with examples, graphs, questions and answers, to help readers along
  • Perfect resource for preparing for the CLEP (College Level Examination Program), Pre-Calculus test, or other college placement exams
  • Written by the same author as Algebra Demystified, our most successful Demystified title to date

  • About the author

    Rhonda Huettenmueller is the author of the best-selling book in the Demystified series, Algebra Demystified. Popular with students for her ability to make higher math understandable and even enjoyable, she incorporates many of her teaching techniques in this book. Ms. Huettenmueller has taught mathematics at the college level for almost 15 years. She received her Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of North Texas.



    Table of contents


    Preface
    Chapter 1: The Slope and Equation of a Line
    Chapter 2: Introduction to Functions
    Chapter 3: Functions and Their Graphs
    Chapter 4: Combinations of Functions and Inverse Functions
    Chapter 5: Translations and Special Functions
    Chapter 6: Quadratic Functions
    Chapter 7: Polynomial Functions
    Chapter 8: Rational Functions
    Chapter 9: Exponents and Logarithms
    Chapter 10: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
    Chapter 11: Matrices
    Chapter 12: Conic Sections
    Chapter 13: Trigonometry
    Chapter 14: Sequences and Series
    Appendix
    Final Exam

     

     

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