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Finite Math on the Web 2.0

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ISBN-10: 0534997570

ISBN-13: 9780534997571

Edition: 2nd 2005

Authors: Texas A and M University Staff, Kathryn Bollinger, Janice Epstein, Robert Hall, Yvette Hester

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The focus of this project is to present key mathematical concepts in a visual and interactive way that textbooks cannot. FINITE MATH ON THE WEB teaches concepts for analyzing and solving problems through interactive exercises and Java? applet-based visualization activities. Key concepts are presented in ten individual modules. The modules are designed to be self-contained, and may be assigned in any order to align with an instructor's syllabus. FINITE MATH ON THE WEB allows instructors to track time on task, and is coordinated with the course management features of iLrn so that instructors can easily create assignments and have students' work on those assignments automatically graded and…    
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Book details

List price: $127.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Brooks/Cole
Publication date: 1/9/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 232
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.330
Language: English

Slopes and lines
Review of Lines
Equation of a Line
Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
Modeling with Lines
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Least squares
Linear Regression
Method of Least Squares
Non-linear Regression
Derivation of Least Squares (optional)
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Matrices and linear systems
Systems of Linear Equations
Matrices
Matrix Multiplication
Matrix Inverses
Gauss-Jordan Elimination
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
LInear programming
Linear Programming Problems
Methods of Corners
Simplex Methods
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Sets
Review of Sets
Venn Diagrams
Counting Elements in Sets
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Counting and probability
Multiplication Principle
Permutations
Combinations
Mixed Problems
Elementary Probability
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Conditional probability
Conditional Probability
Independent Events
Bayes' The orem
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Statistics
Characteristics of a Data Set
The Histogram
The Median of a Distribution
The Mean of a Distribution
Measures of Spread
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Probability distributions
Probability and Random Variables
Uniform Distribution
Bernoulli Distribution
The Normal Distribution
The Law of Large Numbers
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Financial applications
Simple and Compound Interest
The Exponential Function
Annuities
A Simple Stock Market Model
Trend Analysis
Further Explorations
Exercises
Sample Quiz
Applets
Glossary
Answers to Odd Numbered Exercises
Answers to Sample Quizzes
Index