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Precalculus with Modeling & Visualization - by Gary K. Rockswold & Terry A. Krieger & Jessica C.

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For courses in College Precalculus Mathematics.

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Showing why math matters

Gary Rockswold doesn’t just mention real-world examples; he teaches mathematical concepts through those applications. For example, if we look at Facebook usage over time, what might that tell us about linear growth and predictions? In this way, students learn the concepts in the context of the world they know, which leads to better understanding and retention. From there, the author shows a connection between application, modeling, and visualization. Rockswold is known for presenting the concept of a function as a unifying theme, with an emphasis on the rule of four (verbal, graphical, numerical, and symbolic representations). The 6th Edition of Precalculus with Modeling & Visualization emphasizes conceptual understanding with new in-chapter features and assignment options, while at the same time providing tools to empower instructors to make their classroom more active through collaboration and group work.

                                                           

Personalize learning with MyLab Math

MyLab™ Math is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. The 6th Edition continues to expand the comprehensive auto-graded exerc

Number of Pages: 968
Genre: Mathematics
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Pearson College Div
Author: Gary K. Rockswold & Terry A. Krieger & Jessica C. Rockswold
Language: English
Street Date: May 20, 2017
TCIN: 52911450
UPC: 9780134764634
Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-0240
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