id: 02321176
dt: b
an: 1998c.02011
au: Esty, Warren W.
ti: Precalculus concepts. Preliminary edition.
so: Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (ISBN 0-13-261694-7). 590 p. (1997).
py: 1997
pu: Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
la: EN
cc: H14
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ab: The texbook provides a course to develop students ability to read, write,
think and do mathematics and to give the students command of the facts
and methods of algebra and trigonometry. A unique feature of this
course is its emphasis on developing fluency in the abstract and
symbolic language of algebra. The course is intended to serve as a
bridge from high-school algebra II and trigonometry to college
calculus. A graphics calculator is required. Contents: Fundamental
concepts; Functions and graphs; Fundamental functions; Powers;
Exponential and logarithmic functions; Trigonometry; Trigonometry for
calculus; Other topics (Complex numbers, Polar coordinates, Parametric
equations); Conic sections.
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