The Mathematics Survival Kit: How To Get An A In Math by Jack WeinerThe Mathematics Survival Kit: How To Get An A In Math by Jack Weiner

The Mathematics Survival Kit: How To Get An A In Math

byJack Weiner, Gord Clement

Paperback | December 20, 2013

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The Mathematics Survival Kit, Third Edition provides the fundamental techniques and clear explanations of nearly 200 mathematics topics, from Algebraic Operations to Statistics to Integration in first year Calculus. Using their combined forty five years of teaching experience, the authors have compiled topics that normally plague students through all levels of the math curriculum. Throughout the book, each topic is presented in an easy-to-read and easy-to-follow one page format.
Jack Weiner is an associate professor at the University of Guelph and past recipient of the University of Guelph Teaching Award (1992) and the prestigious Ontario Council of University Faculty Association (OCUFA) Teaching Award (1993). He has authored several books for the Grand Valley Mathematics Association for Mathematics Education...
Title:The Mathematics Survival Kit: How To Get An A In MathFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 10.81 × 8.5 × 0.41 inPublished:December 20, 2013Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176504613

ISBN - 13:9780176504618


Table of Contents

IntroductionGetting Started on SurvivalOperation Cooperation and Fraction TractionFactoring: A Product of Practice Pliable PolynomialsA Partial Look into Partial FractionsThe Straight Goods on LinesA Few Lines on Linear AlgebraGiving the Third Degree to Second Degree Polynomials: Quadratics!Solving Inequalities with Less (<_29_ _difficulty2c_="" greater="" _28_="">) EaseIncreasing the Magnitude of Your Absolute Value KnowledgeGetting to the Root of Square RootsSome Basic Graphs and Some Basics about GraphsThe Survival Kit Logs Powerful Time with Exponents and LogarithmsDrawing Your Attention to Some Basic Geometry Angling Right in on TrigonometryA Straightforward Approach to LimitsContinuity (There's a Hole in the Function, Dear Liza, Dear Liza)Derivatives or Going on a Tangent about SlopesDerivative Rules RuleIntegrating Your Knowledge about the Anti-DerivativeInverse Functions: Now That's a Switch!Parametric Equations: Making Relations FunctionalWarming Up to Polar CoordinatesGoing to Any Lengths to Give You New Direction with VectorsA Few Terms in Sequences and Series and a Sampling of StatisticsEnd Game