Basic College Mathematics: An Applied Approach by Richard N. AufmannBasic College Mathematics: An Applied Approach by Richard N. Aufmann

Basic College Mathematics: An Applied Approach

byRichard N. Aufmann, Joanne Lockwood, Rebecca Milburn

Paperback | February 18, 2015

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The First Canadian Edition of BASIC COLLEGE MATHEMATICS engages students through real-world, Canadian examples and problems, while maintaining and building on the pedagogical strengths of the Aufmann series. Practice is a key to success in developmental mathematics and each feature within this title focuses on student mastery of concepts. All lessons, exercise sets, problems, and supplements are organized around a carefully constructed hierarchy of objectives; each exercise mirrors a preceding objective, which helps to reinforce key concepts and promote skill building. In addition to Canadian and international word problems and examples, this edition makes math skills more relevant to Canadian students through a chapter on the metric system and supports the unique blend of the metric system and Imperial System used in Canada.
Richard Aufmann is the lead author of two best-selling Developmental Math series and a best-selling College Algebra and Trigonometry series, as well as several derivative math texts. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from the University of California, Irvine, and a Master of Arts degree in Mathematics from California State ...
Title:Basic College Mathematics: An Applied ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:688 pages, 10.87 × 8.5 × 1 inPublished:February 18, 2015Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176562087

ISBN - 13:9780176562083


Table of Contents

Chapter A: AIM for SuccessChapter 1: Whole NumbersChapter 2: FractionsChapter 3: DecimalsChapter 4: Ratio and ProportionChapter 5: PercentChapter 6: Applications for Business and ConsumersChapter 7: Statistics and ProbabilityChapter 8: MeasurementChapter 9: Rational NumbersChapter 10: Introduction to AlgebraChapter 11: Geometry