4003771

9780618492817

College Algebra: Concepts and Models
College Algebra: Concepts and Models
$256.17
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
$289.95
Discount
11% Off
You Save
$33.78

  • Condition: New
  • Provider: GreatBookPrices2 Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    63%
  • Ships From: Multiple Locations
  • Shipping: Standard
  • Comments: Please allow 4-14 business days for Media Mail delivery. Brand New, Perfect Condition, 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served

   30-day money back guarantee
$22.34
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
$289.95
Discount
92% Off
You Save
$267.61

  • Condition: Like New
  • Provider: Bookbyte Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    89%
  • Ships From: Salem, OR
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited (tracking available)
  • Comments: ALTERNATE EDITION: Instructor Edition: Same as student edition with additional notes or answers. Almost new condition. SKU:9780618492824-2-0-1 Orders ship the same or next business day. Expedited shipping within U.S. will arrive in 3-5 days. Hassle free 14 day return policy. Contact Customer Service for questions.

   30-day money back guarantee
$20.65
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
$289.95
Discount
92% Off
You Save
$269.30

  • Condition: Good
  • Provider: Thrifty Text Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    94%
  • Ships From: Concord, CA
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited
  • Comments: Ships today or the next business day. Cover and binding show moderate wear. Text may contain moderate writing/highlightings but is easily readable. 19-23.

   30-day money back guarantee
$15.00
$3.95 Shipping

Your due date: 11/27/2016

How do rentals work?
$289.95
List Price
$289.95
Discount
94% Off
You Save
$274.95

  • Condition: Acceptable
  • Provider: CampusBookRentals Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    93%
  • Ships From: Ogden, UT
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited (tracking available)
  • Comments: We serve students on over 5,871 college campuses every semester! Highlighting and writing is OK! Get a tracking number with every order. Questions? Or just want to hear our voice? Call us toll free anytime at 855-200-0021 or email us at valore@CampusBookR

   30-day money back guarantee

Ask the provider about this item.

Most renters respond to questions in 48 hours or less.
The response will be emailed to you.
Cancel
  • ISBN-13: 9780618492817
  • ISBN: 061849281X
  • Edition: 5
  • Publication Date:
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

AUTHOR

SUMMARY

"College Algebra: Concepts and Models" provides a solid understanding of algebra, using modeling techniques and real-world data applications. The text is effective for students who will continue on in mathematics, as well as for those who will end their mathematics education with college algebra. Instructors may also take advantage of optional discovery and exploration activities that use technology and are integrated throughout the text.A brief version of this text, "College Algebra: A Concise Course," provides a shorter version of the text without the introductory review."Make a Decision" features thread through each chapter beginning with the Chapter Opener application, followed by examples and exercises, and ending with the end-of-chapter project. Students are asked to choose which answer fits within the context of a problem, to interpret answers in the context of a problem, to choose an appropriate model for a data set, or to decide whether a current model will continue to be accurate in future years."Chapter Projects" extend applications designed to enhance students understanding of mathematical concepts. Real data is previewed at the beginning of the chapter and then analyzed in detail in the Project at the end of the chapter. Here the student is guided through a set of multi-part exercises using modeling, graphing, and critical thinking skills to analyze the data.Questions involving skills, modeling, writing, critical thinking, problem-solving, applications, and real data sets are included throughout the text. Exercises are presented in a variety of question formats, including free response, true/false, and fill-in the blank.""In the News"" Articles from current mediasources (magazines, newspapers, web sites, etc.) are found in every chapter. Students answer questions that connect the article and the algebra learned in that section. This feature allows students to see the relevancy of what they are learning, and the importance of everyday mathematics."Discussing the Concept" activities end most sections and encourage students to think, reason, and write about algebra. These exercises help synthesize the concepts and methods presented in the section. Instructors can use these problems for individual student work, for collaborative work or for class discussion. In many sections, problems in the exercise sets have been marked with a special icon in the instructor's edition as alternative discussion/collaborative problem."Discovery" activities provide opportunities for the exploration of selected mathematical concepts. Students are encouraged to use techniques such as visualization and modeling to develop their intuitive understanding of theoretical concepts."Eduspace" Houghton Mifflin's online learning tool powered by Blackboard, is a customizable, powerful and interactive platform that provides instructors with text-specific online courses and content.Ron Larson is the author of 'College Algebra: Concepts and Models', published 2005 under ISBN 9780618492817 and ISBN 061849281X.

[read more]

Questions about purchases?

You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs

View a detailed breakdown of our shipping prices

Learn about our return policy

Still need help? Feel free to contact us

View college textbooks by subject
and top textbooks for college

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

With our dedicated customer support team, 30-day no-questions-asked return policy, and our price match guarantee, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.