Foundations of Mathematics

Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry and Calculus

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March 2016
9781942270751
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning and Information
  • Published
    29th March 2016
  • ISBN 9781942270751
  • Language English
  • Pages 382 pp.
  • Size 8.5" x 11"
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March 2016
9781944534417
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    14th March 2016
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  • Language English
  • Pages 382 pp.
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March 2016
9781683922827
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning and Information
  • Published
    29th March 2016
  • ISBN 9781683922827
  • Language English
  • Pages 382 pp.
  • Size 8.5" x 11"
$124.95

Foundations of Mathematics offers the university student or interested reader a unique reference book by covering the basics of algebra, trigonometry, geometry, and calculus. There are many instances in the book to demonstrate the interplay and interconnectedness of these topics. The book presents definitions and examples throughout for clear, easy learning. Numerous exercises are included at the ends of the chapters, and readers are encouraged to complete all of them as an essential part of working through the book. It offers a unique experience for readers to understand different areas of mathematics in one clear, concise text. Instructors’ resources are available upon adoption.

Features:

•Covers the basics of algebra, trigonometry, geometry, and calculus

•Includes all of the mathematics needed to learn calculus

•Demonstrates the interplay and interconnectedness of these topics

•Uses numerous examples and exercises to reinforce concepts

1. The Laws of Algebra.
2. The Cartesian Plane.
3. Solving Equations and Factorizing Polynomials.
4. Trigonometry.
5. Functions.
6. Techniques of Algebra.
7. Limits.
8. Differential Calculus.
9. Euclidean Geometry.
10. Spherical Trigonometry.
Answers to Selected Exercises.
Index

Philip Brown

Philip Brown is an Associate Professor at Texas A&M University at Galveston. He has published several articles on various mathematics topics.