It delivers just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help you succeed in the course. Teaching by application, the text is packed with real-life examples that motivate and enlighten you.

Author: Soo Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780495387541

Category: Mathematics

Page: 672

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Combining the best of traditional coverage with modern tools, market-leading APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES: A BRIEF APPROACH, Eighth Edition, applies math to your world. It delivers just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help you succeed in the course. Teaching by application, the text is packed with real-life examples that motivate and enlighten you. Its intuitive approach introduces abstract concepts through examples drawn from common experiences to which you can relate. It also includes insight from professionals about how they integrate math into their day-to-day operations. Numerous exercises, including Diagnostic Tests, ensure you have a solid understanding of text concepts before advancing to the next topic--or exam. An exciting array of supplements--Enhanced WebAssign, Solution Videos, Personal Tutor--equips you with extensive learning support that helps maximize your study efforts and improve your grade. Eliminating the apprehension many students feel when they begin this course, APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES: A BRIEF APPROACH, Eighth Edition, uses an accessible presentation of concepts and methods that makes it an excellent resource for majors and non-majors alike. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the book uses an intuitive approach that introduces abstract concepts through examples drawn from common, real-life experiences and numerous fields of interest to which readers can relate.

Author: Soo T. Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133607717

Category: Mathematics

Page: 896

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Soo Tan's APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Ninth Edition balances applications, pedagogy, and technology to provide readers with the context they need to stay motivated and interested in the material. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the book uses an intuitive approach that introduces abstract concepts through examples drawn from common, real-life experiences and numerous fields of interest to which readers can relate. Insightful Portfolios highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily professional activities. Numerous exercises ensure that readers have a solid understanding of concepts before advancing to the next topic. Algebra review notes, keyed to the review chapter Preliminaries, appear where and when readers need them. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Suitable for majors and non-majors alike, the text uses an intuitive approach that teaches concepts through examples drawn from real-life situations from students’ fields of interest.

Author: Soo T. Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305172111

Category: Mathematics

Page: 720

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APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES: A BRIEF APPROACH, Tenth Edition balances modern applications, solid pedagogy, and the latest technology to engage students and keep them motivated in the course. Suitable for majors and non-majors alike, the text uses an intuitive approach that teaches concepts through examples drawn from real-life situations from students’ fields of interest. In addition, insightful Portfolios highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily professional activities. Numerous exercises, including a Diagnostic Test, ensure that students have a concrete understanding of concepts before advancing to the next topic. The text’s pedagogical features coupled with an exciting array of supplements equip students with the tools they need to make the most of their study time and to succeed in the course. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

[This text] is suitable for use in a two-semester or three-quarter introductory calculus course for students in the managerial, life, and social sciences.-Pref.

This is the focus of new and insightful Portfolio features, which highlight the careers of actual persons and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily operations.

Author: Soo T. Tan

Publisher: Nelson Education

ISBN: 9781133170860

Category: Mathematics

Page: 688

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A traditional book with a modern feel, market-leading APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES: A BRIEF APPROACH, Ninth Edition, teaches by application and uses real-world examples to motivate students. It combines solid theory with innovative technology, includes a robust supplement package, and offers unmatched flexibility that caters to both traditional and modern practitioners. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the new Ninth Edition utilizes an intuitive approach that marries real-life instances to what would otherwise be abstract concepts. This is the focus of new and insightful Portfolio features, which highlight the careers of actual persons and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily operations. Numerous exercises, including Diagnostic Tests, ensure that students have a solid understanding of textbook information before advancing to the next topic. Plus, algebra review notes which refer to the Preliminaries chapter appear where you need them, when you need them. And by offering a powerful array of supplements such as Enhanced WebAssign, the new Ninth Edition enables students to maximize their study time and succeed in class. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

This is the focus of the insightful Portfolios, which highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they use math in their professions.

Author: Soo T. Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305465176

Category: Mathematics

Page: 1024

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A traditional book with a modern feel, market-leading APPLIED MATHEMATICS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Seventh Edition, teaches by application and uses real-world examples to motivate students. It combines solid theory with innovative technology, includes a robust supplement package, and offers unmatched flexibility that caters to both traditional and modern practitioners. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the Seventh Edition utilizes an intuitive approach that marries real-life instances to what would otherwise be abstract concepts. This is the focus of the insightful Portfolios, which highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they use math in their professions. Numerous exercises ensure that students have a solid understanding of concepts before advancing to the next topic. By offering a powerful array of supplements such as Enhanced WebAssign, the Seventh Edition enables students to maximize their study time and succeed in class. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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The new Fourth Edition includes highly interesting current applications and Microsoft Excel exercises to help stimulate student motivation.

Author: Soo Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780495015819

Category: Mathematics

Page: 980

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In the market-leading APPLIED MATHEMATICS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Soo T. Tan provides an accurate, accessible presentation of finite mathematics and applied calculus combined with just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help students succeed in the course. The new Fourth Edition includes highly interesting current applications and Microsoft Excel exercises to help stimulate student motivation. An exciting new array of supplements, including iLrnTM Mathematics and the Interactive Video Skillbuilder CD-ROM, provides students with extensive learning support so instructors will have more time to focus on teaching the core concepts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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The new Seventh Edition includes highly interesting current applications and exercises to help stimulate student motivation.

Author: Soo Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780534419868

Category: Mathematics

Page: 688

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In the market-leading CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Soo T. Tan provides an accurate, accessible presentation of calculus combined with just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help students succeed in the course. The new Seventh Edition includes highly interesting current applications and exercises to help stimulate student motivation. An exciting new array of supplements, including iLrn Tutorial and the Interactive Video Skillbuilder CD-ROM, provides students with extensive learning support so instructors will have more time to focus on teaching the core concepts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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1. FUNDAMENTALS OF ALGEBRA. Real Numbers. Polynomials. Factoring Polynomials. Rational Expressions. Integral Exponents. Solving Equations. Rational Exponents and Radicals. Quadratic Equations. Inequalities and Absolute Value. 2. FUNCTIONS AND THEIR GRAPHS. The Cartesian Coordinate System and Straight Lines. Equations of Lines. Functions and Their Graphs. The Algebra of Functions. Linear Functions. Quadratic Functions. Functions and Mathematical Models. 3. EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONS. Exponential Functions. Logarithmic Functions. Exponential Functions as Mathematical Models. 4. MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE. Compound Interest. Annuities. Amortization and Sinking Funds. Arithmetic and Geometric Progressions (Optional). 5. SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS AND MATRICES. Systems of Linear Equations: An Introduction. Systems of Linear Equations: Unique Solutions. Systems of Linear Equations: Undetermined and Overdetermined Systems. Matrices. Multiplication of Matrices. The Inverse of a Square Matrix. 6. LINEAR PROGRAMMING. Graphing Systems of Linear Inequalities in Two Variables. Linear Programming Problems. Graphical Solution of Linear Programming Problems. The Simplex Method: Standard Maximization Problems. The Simplex Method: Standard Minimization Problems. 7. SETS AND PROBABILITY. Sets and Set Operations. The Number of Elements in a Finite Set. The Multiplication Principle. Permutations and Combinations. Experiments, Sample Spaces, and Events. Probability. Rules of Probability. 8. ADDITIONAL TOPICS IN PROBABILITY. Use of Counting Techniques in Probability. Conditional Probability and Independent Events. Bayes' Theorem. Distributions of Random Variables. Expected Value. Variance and Standard Deviation. 9. THE DERIVATIVE. Limits. Continuity. The Derivative. Basic Rules of Differentiation. The Product and Quotient Rules: Higher-Order Derivatives. The Chain Rule. Differentiation of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Marginal Functions in Economics. 10. APPLICATIONS OF THE DERIVATIVE. Applications of the First Derivative. Applications of the Second Derivative. Curve Sketching. Optimization I. Optimization II. 11. INTEGRATION. Antiderivatives and the Rules of Integration. Integration by Substitution. Area and the Definite Integral. The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. Evaluating Definite Integrals. Area between Two Curves. Applications of the Definite Integral to Business and Economics. 12. CALCULUS OF SEVERAL VARIABLES. Functions of Several Variables. Partial Derivatives. Maxima and Minima of Functions of Several Variables.

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Prepare for exams and succeed in your mathematics course with this comprehensive solutions manual!

Author: Soo T. Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285786117

Category: Mathematics

Page: 320

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Prepare for exams and succeed in your mathematics course with this comprehensive solutions manual! Featuring worked out-solutions to the problems in APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, 9th Edition, this manual shows you how to approach and solve problems using the same step-by-step explanations found in your textbook examples. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

In this third edition of a text for students in business, management, economics, and social and life sciences, Tan (Stonehill College) provides 150 new application exercises, plus step-by-step instructions, examples, and problems using Excel and numerous graphing calculator screens. Material has been added on the algebra of functions, functions and mathematical models, and analyzing mathematical models, and a chapter on the mathematics of finance has been strengthened with new real-life applications. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).

This book provides an accessible yet accurate presentation of college mathematics combined with just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help students succeed in the course.

Author: Soo T. Tan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780495015833

Category: Mathematics

Page: 1168

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This book provides an accessible yet accurate presentation of college mathematics combined with just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help students succeed in the course. Graphs and pictures are used extensively to help students visualize the concepts and ideas being presented. Real-life, current applications and exercises help to motivate students, and an exciting new array of supplements provides students with extensive learning support so that you have more time to focus on teaching core concepts. COLLEGE MATHEMATICS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, & SOCIAL SCIENCES contains comprehensive coverage-including material on differential equations, probability and calculus, and Taylor polynomials and infinite series. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.