Intermediate Algebra, 12th edition
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Table of contents
Index of Applications
Preface
R. Review of Basic Algebra:
Part 1: Operations
R.1 The Set of Real Numbers
R.2 Operations with Real Numbers
R.3 Exponential Notation and Order of Operations
Part 2: Manipulations
R.4 Introduction to Algebraic Expressions
R.5 Equivalent Algebraic Expressions
R.6 Simplifying Algebraic Expressions
R.7 Properties of Exponents and Scientific Notation
Summary and Review
Test
1. Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities
1.1 Solving Equations
1.2 Formulas and Applications
1.3 Applications and Problem Solving
MidChapter Review
1.4 Sets, Inequalities, and Interval Notation
Translating for Success
1.5 Intersections, Unions, and Compound Inequalities
1.6 AbsoluteValue Equations and Inequalities
Summary and Review
Test
2. Graphs, Functions, and Applications
2.1 Graphs of Equations
2.2 Functions and Graphs
2.3 Finding Domain and Range
MidChapter Review
2.4 Linear Functions: Graphs and Slope
2.5 More on Graphing Linear Equations
Visualizing for Success
2.6 Finding Equations of Lines; Applications
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
3. Systems of Equations
3.1 Systems of Equations in Two Variables
3.2 Solving by Substitution
3.3 Solving by Elimination
3.4 Solving Applied Problems: Two Equations
Translating for Success
MidChapter Review
3.5 Systems of Equations in Three Variables
3.6 Solving Applied Problems: Three Equations
3.7 Systems of Inequalities in Two Variables
Visualizing for Success
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
4. Polynomials and Polynomial Functions
4.1 Introduction to Polynomials and Polynomial Functions
4.2 Multiplication of Polynomials
4.3 Introduction to Factoring
4.4 Factoring Trinomials: x^{2} + bx + c
MidChapter Review
4.5 Factoring Trinomials: ax^{2} + bx + c, a ≠ 1
4.6 Special Factoring
Visualizing for Success
4.7 Factoring: A General Strategy
4.8 Applications of Polynomial Equations and Functions
Translating for Success
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
5. Rational Expressions, Equations, and Functions
5.1 Rational Expressions and Functions: Multiplying, Dividing, and Simplifying
5.2 LCMs, LCDs, Addition, and Subtraction
5.3 Division of Polynomials
5.4 Complex Rational Expressions
MidChapter Review
5.5 Solving Rational Equations
5.6 Applications and Proportions
Translating for Success
5.7 Formulas and Applications
5.8 Variation and Applications
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
6. Radical Expressions, Equations, and Functions
6.1 Radical Expressions and Functions
6.2 Rational Numbers as Exponents
6.3 Simplifying Radical Expressions
6.4 Addition, Subtraction, and More Multiplication
MidChapter Review
6.5 More on Division of Radical Expressions
6.6 Solving Radical Equations
6.7 Applications Involving Powers and Roots
Translating for Success
6.8 The Complex Numbers
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
7. Quadratic Equations and Functions
7.1 The Basics of Solving Quadratic Equations
7.2 The Quadratic Formula
7.3 Applications Involving Quadratic Equations
Translating for Success
7.4 More on Quadratic Equations
MidChapter Review
7.5 Graphing f(x) = a(x  h)^{2} + k
7.6 Graphing f(x) = ax^{2} + bx + c
Visualizing for Success
7.7 Mathematical Modeling with Quadratic Functions
7.8 Polynomial Inequalities and Rational Inequalities
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
8. Exponential Functions and Logarithmic Functions
8.1 Exponential Functions
8.2 Composite Functions and Inverse Functions
8.3 Logarithmic Functions
8.4 Properties of Logarithmic Functions
MidChapter Review
8.5 Natural Logarithmic Functions Visualizing for Success
8.6 Solving Exponential Equations and Logarithmic Equations
8.7 Mathematical Modeling with Exponential Functions and Logarithmic Functions
Translating for Success
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
9. Conic Sections
9.1 Parabolas and Circles
9.2 Ellipses
MidChapter Review
9.3 Hyperbolas
Visualizing for Success
9.4 Nonlinear Systems of Equations
Summary and Review
Test
Cumulative Review
Appendices
A. Fraction Notation
B. Determinants and Cramer’s Rule
C. Elimination Using Matrices
D. The Algebra of Functions
Answers
Guided Solutions
Glossary
Index
Additional Instructor’s Answers
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