College Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences & Social Sciences
Pearson Education (us)
Raymond A. Barnett
22 Mar 2010
This accessible text is designed to help readers help themselves to excel. The content is organized into three parts: (1) A Library of Elementary Functions (Chapters 1â€“2), (2) Finite Mathematics (Chapters 3â€“9), and (3) Calculus (Chapters 10â€“15). The bookâ€™s overall approach, refined by the authorsâ€™ experience with large sections of college freshmen, addresses the challenges of learning when readersâ€™ prerequisite knowledge varies greatly. Reader-friendly features such as Matched Problems, Explore & Discuss questions, and Conceptual Insights, together with the motivating and ample applications, make this text a popular choice for todayâ€™s students and instructors.