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Applied Mathematics, 4th Edition

By: R. Jesse Phagan
Copyright: 2010
Subject: Applied Mathematics
Applied Mathematics provides comprehensive instruction that allows students to build the foundation they need to be successful for many occupations. Content is practical and ranges from basic math to algebra to estimating. Sample problems show students how to perform the functions so that they are prepared to complete their work.
  • A step-by-step building block approach builds student math comprehension.
  • Math principles and problems are tied to real-life applications to make the content relevant to students.
  • Students can complete additional practice problems and problem-solving activities with the supplemental workbook.
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Text 397 978-1-60525-278-0
Provides easy-to-understand instruction in math skills, making use of numerous practical and realistic sample and practice problems. The problems are drawn from the building trades, machining/manufacturing, automotive, and other technical areas to provide students with “real-world” applications of math skills.
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription (Instant Access) 978-1-61960-575-6
Online Textbook. All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

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Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-61960-577-0
The Online Text six-year classroom subscription allows online access, in school or at home, for six consecutive years. A classroom subscription is for a shared group of students, and requires a purchase of a class set with the total pricing based on the number of users who require access.

The Online Text provides fast, page-at-a-time viewing from any browser-based device including iPads®, netbooks, PCs, and Mac computers. Features of the Online Text include:
  • Exact page reproduction, including figures and formulas
  • Linked table of contents
  • Search capabilities to find specific topics
  • Full text search with relevancy ranking to quickly locate passages of interest
  • The ability to quickly jump to specific pages
  • Full screen reading mode with zoom capabilities
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Workbook 196 978-1-60525-279-7
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Manual 978-1-60525-280-3
Provides numerous instructional resources that support each chapter of the textbook including teaching strategies, test masters, answer keys, introductory activities, reproducible masters, and additional resources. All of the resources for teaching each chapter are conveniently grouped together.
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Table of Contents
1. Solving Word Problems with Whole Numbers
2. Fractions
3. Decimal Fractions
4. Percentage
5. Personal Finances
6. Graphs
7. Units of Measure
8. Reading Tools of Measurement
9. Perimeter, Area, and Volume
10. Signed Numbers and Operations
11. Introduction to Algebra
12. Algebraic Equations and Inequalities
13. Graphs of Linear Equations and Inequalities
14. Solving Problems with Algebra
15. Applied Trigonometry
16. Scientific and Engineering Notation
17. Introduction to Estimating
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Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
Front Matter (, Applied Mathematics)
Chapter 9 (, Applied Mathematics)
Chapter 14 (, Applied Mathematics)
Glossary (, Applied Mathematics)