Thinking Mathematically PDF ePub eBook

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Thinking Mathematically free pdf This second edition aims to achieve a balance between coverage and motivation while helping students develop strong problem-solving skills. The examples, problems and applications should foster both an appreciation and understanding of mathematics and encourage students to take the mathematics a step further into their everyday lives. Data and examples drawn from real life are used to develop key mathematical concepts, as well as reduce anxiety in students. The text also integrates information on technology useful to students throughout. Graphing calculators, spreadsheets, and the Internet are all covered along with tips on using technology and optional technology-based exercises found in each chapter. The book aims to provide students with the skill-building and practice so crucial at this level as well as the applications and technology necessary to foster an appreciation of the myriad uses of mathematics as they go forward in their college careers and beyond.

About Robert Blitzer

Bob Blitzer is a native of Manhattan and received a Bachelor of Arts degree with dual majors in mathematics and psychology (minor: English literature) from the City College of New York. His unusual combination of academic interests led him toward a Master of Arts in mathematics from the University of Miami and a doctorate in behavioral sciences from Nova University. Bob is most energized by teaching mathematics and has taught a variety of mathematics courses at Miami-Dade Community College for nearly 30 years. He has received numerous teaching awards, including Innovator of the Year from the League for Innovations in the Community College, and was among the first group of recipients at Miami-Dade for an endowed chair based on excellence in the classroom. In addition to Thinking Mathematically, Bob has written Introductory Algebra for College Students, Intermediate Algebra for College Students, Introductory and Intermediate Algebra for College Students, Algebra for College Students, College Algebra, Algebra and Trigonometry, and Precalculus, all published by Prentice Hall.

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Author : Robert Blitzer
Publisher : Pearson Education Ltd.
Data Published : 21 March 2002
ISBN : 0130656011
EAN : 9780130656018
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 848 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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