Student's Solution Manual Intermediate Algebra

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Edition: 2nd
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 2009-01-26
Publisher(s): McGraw-Hill Science Engineering
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Based on solutions provided by the authors, the Student Solutions Manual provides students with stepped out solutions for all odd problems that match the pedagogy and style of the text.

Table of Contents

Review of Basic Algebraic Concepts
Sets of Number and Interval Notation
Operation on Real Numbers
Simplifying Expressions
Linear Equations in One Variable
Problem Recognition Exercises: Expressions and Equations
Applications of Linear Equations in One Variable
Literal Equations and Applications to Geometry
Linear Inequalities in One Variable
Properties of Integer Exponents and Scientific Notation
Graphing Linear Equations and Functions
Linear Equations in Two Variables
Slope of a Line
Problem Recognition Exercises: Intercepts and Slope
Equations of a Line
Application of Linear Equations and Modeling
Introduction to Relations
Introduction to Functions
Graphs of Basic Functions
Systems of Linear Equations
Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing
Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Using the Substitution Method
Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Using the Addition Method
Problem Recognition Exercises: Method of Solving Systems of Equations
Applications of Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables
Systems of Linear Equations in Three Variables and Applications
Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Using Matrices
Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials and Polynomial Functions.
Multiplication of Polynomials
Division of Polynomials
Problem Recognition Exercises: Operations on Polynomials
Greatest Common Factor and Factoring by Grouping
Factoring Trinomials
Factoring Binomials
Additional Factoring Strategies
Solving Equations by Using the Zero Product Rule
Rational Expressions and Rational Equations
Rational Expressions and Rational Functions
Multiplication and Division of Rational Expressions
Addition and Subtraction of Rational Expressions
Complex Fractions
Problem Recognition Exercises: Simplifying Rational Expressions
Solving Rational Equations
Problem Recognition Exercises: Rational Expressions and Equations
Applications of Rational Equations and Proportions
Radicals and Complex Numbers
Definition of an nth-Root
Rational Exponents
Simplifying Radical Expressions
Addition and Subtraction of Radicals
Multiplication of Radicals
Problem Recognition Exercises: Operations on Radical Expressions
Solving Radical Equations
Complex Numbers
Quadratic Equations and Functions
Square Root Property and Completing the Square
Quadratic Formula
Equations in Quadratic Form
Problem Recognition Exercises: Recognizing Equation Types
Graphs of Quadratic Functions
Applications of Quadratic Functions and Modeling
More Equations and Inequalities
Compound Inequalities
Polynomial and Rational Inequalities
Absolute Value Equations
Absolute Value Inequalities
Problem Recognition Exercises: Equations and Inequalities
Linear Inequalities in Two Variables
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Algebra and Composition of Functions
Inverse Functions
Exponential Functions
Logarithmic Functions
Properties of Logarithms
The Irrational Number e
Problem Recognition Exercises: Logarithmic and Exponential Forms
Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
Conic Sections
Distance Formula, Midpoint, and Circles
More of the Parabola
The Ellipse and Hyperbola
Problem Recognition Exercises: Identifying and Graphing Conic Sections
Nonlinear Systems of Equations in Two Variables
Nonlinear Inequalities and System if Inequalities
Additional Topics Appendix
Binomial Expansions
Determinants and Cramer’s Rule
Sequences and Series
Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences and Series
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