By seamlessly integrating meaningful applications that include real data and supporting visuals graphs, tables, charts, colors, and diagrams , students are able to see how math impacts their lives as they learn the concepts. The authors believe this approach deepens conceptual understanding and better prepares students for future math courses and life. About the Author: Gary Rockswold has been a professor and teacher of mathematics, computer science, astronomy, and physical science for over 35 years. He has taught not only at the undergraduate and graduate college levels, but he has also taught middle school, high school, vocational school, and adult education. He received his BA degree with majors in mathematics and physics from St. Olaf College and his Ph.

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Gosida He is an author for Pearson Education and has over rodkswold current textbooks at the developmental and precalculus levels. Over 50 new exercises beginnibg also added throughout the chapter, with an emphasis on linear equations and their solutions.

New Skill Builder assignments offer adaptive practice to build students foundational skills, and new workspace assignments allow students to show their mathematical reasoning as they progress step-by-step, with specific feedback at each step in the problem-solving process that adjusts to their path. Most of these activities can be completed with limited use of class time. New step diagrams were added to provide students with an organized, visual process for finding the greatest common factor and the least common denominator.

Olaf College and his Ph. Michael Tennyson marked it as to-read Feb 21, Click on a series title to see the full list of products in the series. Two new types of exercises are now assignable: Extended and Discovery exercises are more advanced exercises at the end of each chapter.

Online Exploration Exercises throughout the text invite students to use the Internet to explore real-world mathematics. Sign Up Already have an access code? Video lectures are correlated directly to the content in each section of the text. Throughout this text there is increased emphasis on having students distinguish between expressions and equations. Gail Garrison added it Nov 14, The work is protected by local and international rockswolv laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.

Linear Equations and Inequalities 2. Intermediatw, and watching the sunset from the banks of the Nile. The topic of increasing and decreasing functions is now optional in Section Material is presented in a format that stresses student interaction, often using examples from the text. Many Making Connections exercises are assignable in MyLab Math Critical Thinking exercises are included in most sections, posing questions that can be used for class discussion, group work, or homework assignments.

Standard MyMathLab courses allow instructors to build their course their way, offering maximum flexibility and complete control over all aspects of assignment creation. Zaheen marked it as to-read Aug 31, Lists with This Book. Features, such as A Look into Math and Real-World Connections, continue to give meaning to the mathematics that students algfbra. Introduction to Algebra 1. New tables summarizing rules for exponents are now included to give students immediate access to these important concepts.

They have been working together for over a decade. Username Password Forgot your username or password? These features are optional and may rcokswold skipped with no loss of comprehension. About the Author s. Additional examples and exercises appear throughout this chapter. Several new examples have been added that discuss the mathematics of the Internet, social networking, tablet computers, and other contemporary topics Modeling Data in hundreds of exercises and examples offer students the chance to model real and relevant data with their own functions Online Exploration exercises invite students to find their own data on the Internet and use mathematics to analyze it.

His undergraduate degree in secondary education is from Bemidji State University in Minnesota, where he graduated summa cum laude. Factoring Polynomials and Solving Equations 6. Series This product is part of the following series. Table of Contents 1. Rockswold Most activities can be completed with limited use of class time.

Foster student engagement and peer-to-peer learning NEW! Moneeke Davis marked intremediate as to-read Jan 23, The new Connecting Concepts with Your Life feature gives meaning to mathematics by relating common life experiences that students already understand NEW! Most 10 Related.



Mikat More than 50 new examples have been added, many of them multi-part, with an emphasis on solving word problems, factoring, and radicals. At the request of reviewers, exercises that require students to complete tables of values for linear equations in two variables are now given in both vertical and horizontal format. This gives students a familiar and concrete foundation to build the concepts on. This gives students a glimpse of the big picture of the section and intermediafe with test preparation.


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