This text bridges the gap between traditional and reform approaches to algebra encouraging students to see mathematics in context. It presents fewer topics in greater depth, prioritizing data analysis as a foundation for mathematical modeling, and emphasizing the verbal, numerical, graphical and symbolic representations of mathematical concepts as well as connecting mathematics to real life situations drawn from the studentsa majors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.This book bridges the gap between traditional and reform approaches to algebra encouraging users to see mathematics in context.
|Title||:||College Algebra: Concepts and Contexts|
|Author||:||James Stewart, Lothar Redlin, Saleem Watson, Phyllis Panman|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2010-01-05|