By presenting problem solving in purposeful and meaningful contexts, MATHEMATICAL EXCURSIONS, 2/e, provides students in the Liberal Arts course with a glimpse into the nature of mathematics and how it is used to understand our world. Highlights of the book include the proven Aufmann Interactive Method and multi-part Excursion exercises that emphasize collaborative learning. An extensive technology program provides instructors and students with a comprehensive set of support tools. This Enhanced Edition includes instant access to WebAssign, the most widely-used and reliable homework system. WebAssign presents over 500 problems, as well as links to relevant textbook sections, that help students grasp the concepts needed to succeed in this course. As an added bonus, the Start Smart Guide has been bound into this text. This guide contains instructions to help students learn the basics of WebAssign quickly. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Make Change In how many different ways can change be made for a dollar using only quarters and/or nickels? 33. ... Explain why 2004 nickels are worth more than 100 dollars. 38. ... 25 24.4 5 0 P 20 e r c e n t o f t h 15 epo p u l a t i o n 10 20.3 16.2 10.7 4.6 6.2 7.7 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 Percent of U.S. anbsp;...

Title | : | Mathematical Excursion, Enhanced Edition |

Author | : | Richard Aufmann, Joanne Lockwood, Richard Nation, Daniel K. Clegg |

Publisher | : | Cengage Learning - 2009-07-09 |

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