Practical Algebra : A Self Teaching Guide (Paperback)

Author: Selby, Peter H.

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*Author: Selby, Peter H./ Slavin, Steve *Series Title: Wiley Self Teaching Guides *Subtitle: A Self Teaching Guide *Publication Date: 1991/02/28 *Binding Type: Hardbound *Language: English *Depth: 0.75 *Width: 7.00 *Height: 10.25

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Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Mfg Part# 9780471530121
SKU 30076944
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0471530123
Release Date 3/1/1991
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Dimensions (in Inches) 10.25H x 7L x 0.75T
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Editors Note Practical Algebra If you studied algebra years ago and now need a refresher course in order to use algebraic principles on the job, or if you’re a student who needs an introduction to the subject, here’s the perfect book for you. Practical Algebra is an easy and fun-to-use workout program that quickly puts you in command of all the basic concepts and tools of algebra. With the aid of practical, real-life examples and applications, you’ll learn:The basic approach and application of algebra to problem solvingThe number system (in a much broader way than you have known it from arithmetic)Monomials and polynomials; factoring algebraic expressions; how to handle algebraic fractions; exponents, roots, and radicals; linear and fractional equationsFunctions and graphs; quadratic equations; inequalities; ratio, proportion, and variation; how to solve word problems, and moreAuthors Peter Selby and Steve Slavin emphasize practical algebra throughout by providing you with techniques for solving problems in a wide range of disciplines—from engineering, biology, chemistry, and the physical sciences, to psychology and even sociology and business administration. Step by step, Practical Algebra shows you how to solve algebraic problems in each of these areas, then allows you to tackle similar problems on your own, at your own pace. Self-tests are provided at the end of each chapter so you can measure your mastery.
Editors Note 1 Practical Algebra If you studied algebra years ago and now need a refresher course in order to use algebraic principles on the job, or if you’re a student who needs an introduction to the subject, here’s the perfect book for you. Practical Algebra is an easy and fun-to-use workout program that quickly puts you in command of all the basic concepts and tools of algebra. With the aid of practical, real-life examples and applications, you’ll learn:The basic approach and application of algebra to problem solvingThe number system (in a much broader way than you have known it from arithmetic)Monomials and polynomials; factoring algebraic expressions; how to handle algebraic fractions; exponents, roots, and radicals; linear and fractional equationsFunctions and graphs; quadratic equations; inequalities; ratio, proportion, and variation; how to solve word problems, and moreAuthors Peter Selby and Steve Slavin emphasize practical algebra throughout by providing you with techniques for solving problems in a wide range of disciplines—from engineering, biology, chemistry, and the physical sciences, to psychology and even sociology and business administration. Step by step, Practical Algebra shows you how to solve algebraic problems in each of these areas, then allows you to tackle similar problems on your own, at your own pace. Self-tests are provided at the end of each chapter so you can measure your mastery.
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Book Format Paperback
Edition 0002
Number of Pages 0336
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
Series Part 110

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