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Preview this title online. The Integrated Review MyMathLab course model can be used to bring underprepared students up to speed, helping to address the challenge of varying skill levels with one seamless MyMathLab course. Integrated Review MyMathLab courses provide the full suite of supporting resources for the main course content, plus additional assignments and study aids for students who contsxt benefit from remediation. Assignments for the integrated review content are preassigned in MyMathLab, making it easier than ever to create your course!
College Algebra in Context, Fifth Edition is ideal for students majoring in business, social sciences, and life sciences. The authors use modeling, applications, and real-data problems to develop skills, giving students the practice they need to become adept problem solvers in their future courses and careers. This edition offers new sections on conics and the binomial theorem.
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If you need help getting started, read the tutorials on the TestGen site. During a long and highly successful career at Penn State University, Dr. Harshbarger received both teaching and advising awards. At Georgia Southern University, he taught a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in mathematics, developed five new mathematics courses, and created the mathematics component for a new doctoral degree. Harshbarger was named Professor of the Year in Lisa Yocco received her undergraduate degree in mathematics from Augusta State University and her graduate degree in mathematics education from Florida State University.
She has taught albebra both the college level and the high school level for twenty years, with her most recent experience at Georgia Southern University. She has co-authored several manuals in mathematics and graphing calculators and has presented workshops and papers at harshbargwr conferences.
In addition to her textbook writing and teaching, she enjoys spending time with her three children, cooking, and working on interior decorating. We don’t recognize your username or password. The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.
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The exercise sets are fashioned for students majoring in business, social sciences, and life sciences. Exercise sets incorporate modeling techniques, application problems, and real data.
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About the Book Real-Data Applications, many of which are new or updated in this edition, keep the text up-to-date with recent economic and financial changes. Applications, the hallmark feature of this text, are written to prepare students to solve problems in their future courses and varied careers. Each section begins with a motivational problem that presents a real-life scenario.
The problem is solved after the necessary skills are presented in that section.
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Skills Check problems precede the exercise sets, allowing students to quickly check if they have read and understood all the concepts needed to complete their homework.
Exercise sets are designed to test student comprehension by incorporating the algebraic skills covered in the Skills Check with the application problems they will encounter in the real world. Chapter review material includes a wealth of resources to help students study efficiently. A chapter summary and grid outline Key Concepts and Formulaswhich are organized by section and point back to the Key Concepts list at the beginning of each section.
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