Functions Modeling Change
A Preparation for CalculusBook - 2007
These materials stress conceptual understanding and multiple ways of representing mathematical ideas. Aims to provide understanding of the ideas of functions as a solid foundation for subsequent courses in mathematics and other disciplines. Users should have completed intermediate algebra. This book is thought-provoking for well-prepared students, yet accessible to students with weaker backgrounds. Providing numerical and graphical approaches as well as the algebraic gives students another way of mastering the material. This approach encourages students to persist, thereby lowering failure rates.
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley &Sons, c2007
Edition: 3rd edition
Characteristics: xiv, 599 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm