Pathways to College Mathematics, 2nd edition
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Overview
Pathways to College Mathematics sparks your interest with unique, realworld applications of the math, helping you prepare for future math courses required for your major.
Published by Pearson (July 15th 2020)  Copyright © 2020
ISBN13: 9780136880585
Subject: Developmental Math
Category: Pathways
Table of contents
P. Prealgebra Pathways
P.1 Whole Numbers
P.2 Fractions and Mixed Numbers
P.3 Simplifying Fractions; Operations with Fractions
P.4 Decimals
MidChapter Check Point
P.5 Operations with Decimals
P.6 Fractions and Decimals
P.7 Percents, Decimals, and Fractions
Chapter P Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter P Test
1. Numerical Pathways
1.1 Sets, Venn Diagrams, and Set Operations
1.2 The Integers; Order of Operations
1.3 The Rational Numbers
1.4 The Irrational Numbers
MidChapter Check Point
1.5 Real Numbers and their Properties
1.6 Exponents and Scientific Notation
1.7 Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences
Chapter 1 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 1 Test
2. Algebraic Pathways: Equations and Inequalities
2.1 Algebraic Expression and Formulas
2.2 Linear Equations in One Variable
2.3 Applications of Linear Equalities
MidChapter Check Point
2.4 Ratios, Rates, and Proportions
2.5 Modeling Using Variation
2.6 Linear Equalities in One Variable
Chapter 2 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 2 Test
3. Algebraic Pathways: Graphs, Functions, Linear Functions, and Linear Systems
3.1 Graphing and Functions
3.2 Linear Functions and Their Graphs
3.3 The PointSlope Form of the Equation of a Line; Scatter Plots and Regression Lines
MidChapter Check Point
3.4 Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables
3.5 Linear Equalities in Two Variables
Chapter 3 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 3 Test
4. Algebraic Pathways: Polynomials, Quadratic Equations, and Quadratic Functions
4.1 Operations with Polynomials; Polynomial Functions
4.2 Factoring Polynomials
MidChapter Check Point
4.3 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring
4.4 Solving Quadratic Equations by the Square Root Property and the Quadratic Formula
4.5 Quadratic Functions and Their Graphs
Chapter 4 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 4 Test
5. Geometric Pathways: Measurement
5.1 Measuring Length; The Metric System
5.2 Measuring Area and Volume
MidChapter Check Point
5.3 Measuring Weight and Temperature
Chapter 5 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 5 Test
6. Geometric Pathways
6.1 Points, Lines, Planes, and Angles
6.2 Triangles
6.3 Polygons, Perimeter, and Tessellations
MidChapter Check Point
6.4 Area and Circumference
6.5 Volume
6.6 A STEM Application: Right Triangle Trigonometry
Chapter 6 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 6 Test
7. Pathways to Probability: Counting Methods and Probability Theory
7.1 The Fundamental Counting Principle
7.2 Permutations
7.3 Combinations
7.4 Fundamentals of Probability
MidChapter Check Point
7.5 Probability with the Fundamental Counting Principle, Permutations, and Combinations
7.6 Events Involving Not and Or; Odds
7.7 Events Involving And; Conditional Probability
Chapter 7 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 7 Test
8. Statistical Pathways
8.1 Sampling, Frequency Distributions, and Graphs
8.2 Measures of Central Tendency
MidChapter Check Point
8.3 Measures of Dispersion
8.4 The Normal Distribution
Chapter 8 Summary
Review Exercises
Chapter 8 Test
Answers to Selected Exercises
Subject Index
Index of Applications
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