Authors : James Stewart; Lothar Redlin; Saleem Watson

9780840068132

1040 Pages Hardcover

3rd Edition | Previous Editions: 2007, 2001

©2012, Published

$225.00

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This best selling author team explains concepts simply and clearly, without glossing over difficult points. Problem solving and mathematical modeling are introduced early and reinforced throughout, providing students with a solid foundation in the principles of mathematical thinking. Comprehensive a... more

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Focus on Modeling sections illustrate modeling techniques as well as how mathematics can be applied to model real-life situations. These sections, as well as others, are devoted to teaching students how to create their own mathematical models, rather than using prefabricated formulas.

Real-world ap... more

New to this Edition

Approximately 20% of the exercises in the text are new. In addition, each exercise set has been restructured to begin with new concept exercises, and reorganized to more closely follow the exposition in the corresponding section.

The section entitled "Principles of Problem Solving" is now a Prologu... more

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