Basic technical mathematics
/ Allyn J. Washington, Dutchess Community College
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2014

Tenth edition.
Available at GatewayKenosha Campus General Collection (QA 39.3 W3.65 2014)
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Edition 
Tenth edition.

Description 
1 volume (various pagings) : illustrated (some color) ; 28 cm

Note 
Includes indexes.

Contents 
Ch.1 Basic algebraic operations
Ch.2 Geometry
Ch.3 Functions and graphs
Ch.4 The trigonometric functions
Ch.5 Systems of linear equations; determinants
Ch.6 Factoring and fractions
Ch.7 Quadratic equations
Ch.8 Trigonometric functions of any angle
Ch.9 Vectors and olique triangles
Ch.10 Graphs of the trigonometric functions
Ch.11 Exponents and radicals
Ch.12 Complex numbers
Ch.13 Exponential and logarithmic functions
Ch.14 Additional types of equations and systems of equations
Ch.15 Equations of higher degree
Ch.16 Matrices; systems of linear equations
Ch.17 Inequalities
Ch.18 Variation
Ch.19 Sequences and the binomial theorem
Ch.20 Additional topics in trigonometry
Ch.21 Plane analytic geometry
Ch.22 Introduciton to statistics
Appendix A: Solving word problems  Appendix B: Units of measurement; the metric system  Appendix C: The graphing calculator

Summary 
This triedandtrue text from Allyn Washington preserves the author's highly regarded approach to technical math, while enhancing the integration of technology. Appropriate for a one or twosemester course, 'Basic Technical Mathematics' shows how algebra and trigonometry are used on the job. It addresses a vast number of technologies including aeronautics, construction, energy, environmental, electronics, computer design, automotive, fire science and more! Known for its exceptional problem sets and applied material, the book offers practice exercises, writing exercises, word problems, and practice tests. This edition features more technical applications, over 1300 new exercises, and additional graphing calculator screens.
11.00 MTH (99MTH9) T/I GEN (99TIG9)

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