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The Resource Pre-calculus for dummies, by Yang Kuang and Elleyne Kase

Pre-calculus for dummies, by Yang Kuang and Elleyne Kase

Label
Pre-calculus for dummies
Title
Pre-calculus for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Yang Kuang and Elleyne Kase
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This guide will help you grasp the principles and concepts you need to score high in pre-calculus
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA303.2
LC item number
.K83 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
For dummies
Label
Pre-calculus for dummies, by Yang Kuang and Elleyne Kase
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2008
  • Includes index
Contents
Introduction -- Set it up, solve it, graph it. Pre-pre-calculus ; Playing with real numbers ; The building blocks of pre-calc: functions ; Digging out and using roots to graph polynomial functions ; Exponential and logarithmic functions -- The essentials of trigonometry. Circling in on angles ; Simplifying the graphing and transformation of trig functions ; Identifying with trig identities: the basics ; Advanced identities: your keys to pre-calc success ; Taking charge of oblique triangles with the laws of sines and cosines -- Analytic geometry and system solving. Plane thinking: complex numbers and polar coordinates ; Slicing cones or measuring the path of a comet with confidence ; Streamlining systems, managing variables ; Sequences, series, and expanding binomials for the real world ; Scouting the road ahead to calculus -- The part of tens. Ten habits to develop as you prepare for calculus ; Ten habits to quit before calculus -- Index
Control code
ocn784578464
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 394 p.
Isbn
9781118168882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012937955
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)784578464
Label
Pre-calculus for dummies, by Yang Kuang and Elleyne Kase
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2008
  • Includes index
Contents
Introduction -- Set it up, solve it, graph it. Pre-pre-calculus ; Playing with real numbers ; The building blocks of pre-calc: functions ; Digging out and using roots to graph polynomial functions ; Exponential and logarithmic functions -- The essentials of trigonometry. Circling in on angles ; Simplifying the graphing and transformation of trig functions ; Identifying with trig identities: the basics ; Advanced identities: your keys to pre-calc success ; Taking charge of oblique triangles with the laws of sines and cosines -- Analytic geometry and system solving. Plane thinking: complex numbers and polar coordinates ; Slicing cones or measuring the path of a comet with confidence ; Streamlining systems, managing variables ; Sequences, series, and expanding binomials for the real world ; Scouting the road ahead to calculus -- The part of tens. Ten habits to develop as you prepare for calculus ; Ten habits to quit before calculus -- Index
Control code
ocn784578464
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 394 p.
Isbn
9781118168882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012937955
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)784578464

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