College Mathematics for Trades and Technologies, 10th edition
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Overview
College Mathematics for Trades and Technologies introduces the basic math, algebra and geometry needed in career programs, including in personal finance, healthcare and industrial trades. Presenting mathematical topics in the context of trade applications helps you connect the concepts to your future career.
Published by Pearson (December 11th 2020)  Copyright © 2019
ISBN13: 9780137400010
Subject: Technical Math and Math for Trades
Category: Technical Math
Table of contents
1. Review of Basic Concepts
11 Basic Operations with Whole Numbers and Decimals
12 Exponents, Roots, and Powers of 10
13 Order of Operations and Problem Solving
2. Review of Fractions
21 Multiples and Factors
22 Equivalent Fractions and Decimals
23 Adding and Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers
24 Multiplying and Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers
3. Percents
31 Percent and Number Equivalents
32 Percentage Problems
33 Increase and Decrease
CHAPTERS 1  3 CUMULATIVE PRACTICE TEST
4. Measurement
41 The U.S. Customary System of Measurement
42 Introduction to the Metric System
43 Time, Temperature, and Other Measures
44 MetricU.S. Customary Comparisons
45 Accuracy, Precision, and Error
5. Signed Numbers and Powers of 10
51 Adding Signed Numbers
52 Subtracting Signed Numbers
53 Multiplying and Dividing Signed Numbers
54 Signed Rational Numbers
55 Powers of 10
56 Scientific Notation
6. Statistics
61 Reading Circle, Bar, and Line Graphs
62 Measures of Central Tendency
63 Measures of Dispersion
64 Counting Techniques and Simple Probabilities
CHAPTERS 4  6 CUMULATIVE PRACTICE TEST
7. Linear Equations and Inequalities
71 Variable Notation
72 Solving Linear Equations
73 Solving Linear Equations with Fractions and Decimals by Clearing the Denominators
74 Inequalities and Sets
75 Solving Linear Inequalities
76 Solving Compound Inequalities
8. Formulas, Proportion, and Variation
81 Formulas
82 Proportion
83 Direct and Joint Variation
84 Inverse and Combined Variation
9. Linear Equations, Functions, and Inequalities in Two Variables
91 Graphical Representation of Linear Equations and Functions
92 Graphing Linear Equations and Inequalities in Two Variables Using Alternative Methods
93 Slope
94 Linear Equation of a Line
10. Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities
101 Solving Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities Graphically
102 Solving Systems of Linear Equations Using the Addition Method
103 Solving Systems of Linear Equations Using the Substitution Method
104 Problem Solving Using Systems of Linear Equations
CHAPTERS 7  10 CUMULATIVE PRACTICE TEST
11. Powers and Polynomials
111 Laws of Exponents
112 Polynomials
113 Basic Operations with Polynomials
12. Roots and Radicals
121 Irrational Numbers and Real Numbers
122 Simplifying Irrational Expressions
123 Basic Operations with SquareRoot Radicals
124 Complex and Imaginary Numbers
13. Factoring
131 The Distributive Property and Common Factors
132 Factoring Special Products
133 Factoring General Trinomials
14. Rational Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities
141 Simplifying Rational Expressions
142 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions
143 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions
144 Solving Equations and Inequalities with Rational Expressions
15. Quadratic and Other Nonlinear Equations and Inequalities
151 Solving Quadratic Equations by the SquareRoot Method
152 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring
153 Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square or Using the Formula
154 Graphing Quadratic Functions
155 Solving HigherDegree Equations by Factoring
156 Solving Quadratic Inequalities
157 Solving Equations and Inequalities Containing One AbsoluteValue Expression
CHAPTERS 11  15 CUMULATIVE PRACTICE TEST
16. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
161 Exponential Expressions, Equations, and Formulas
162 Logarithmic Expressions, Equations, and Formulas
17. Geometry
171 Lines and Angles
172 Polygons
173 Circles and Radians
174 Volume and Surface Area
18. Triangles
181 Special Triangle Relationships
182 Pythagorean Theorem
183 Inscribed and Circumscribed Regular Polygons and Circles
184 Distance and Midpoints
CHAPTERS 16  18 CUMULATIVE PRACTICE TEST
19. RightAngle Trigonometry
191 Trigonometric Functions
192 Solving Right Triangles Using the Sine, Cosine, and Tangent Functions
20. Trigonometry with Any Angle
201 Vectors
202 Trigonometric Functions for Any Angle
203 Period and Phase Shift
204 Law of Sines
205 Law of Cosines
CHAPTERS 19  20 CUMULATIVE PRACTICE TEST
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