Description 
vi, 216 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm 
Series 
Selfteaching guide.

Note 
Includes index. 
Contents 
Basics: Exponents  Polynomials  Rational exponents and radicals  Factoring  Basic geometry  Applications  Functions: Definition of a function  Operations on functions  Composite functions  Inverse functions  Graphs of functions: Intercepts  Slope of a straight line  Writing the equation of a straight line  Graphs of linear functions  Graphs of quadratic functions  Graphs of polynomial functions of degree 3 and higher  Asymptotes  Oblique asymptotes and graphs of rational functions  Exponential and logarithmic functions: Exponential functions  Logarithmic functions  Properties of logarithmic functions  Solving logarithmic equations  Applications  Trigonometry: Angles and their measure  Righttriangle trigonometry  Trigonometric functions of any angle  Graphs of the basic trigonometric functions  Inverse trigonometric functions  Applications  Analytic trigonometry: Using fundamental identities  Verifying trigonometric identities  Solving trigonometric equations  Sum and difference formulas  Multipleangle and producttosum formulas  Additional topics in trigonometry: Law of sines  Law of cosines  Area of a triangle  Miscellaneous topics: Solving systems of inequalities and linear programming  Partial fraction decomposition. 
Subject 
Algebra.


Trigonometry.


Linear programming.


Exponential functions.

Added Author 
Crisonino, Ginny.

ISBN 
0471378232 (pbk.) 
