By Allen R. Angel, Christine D. Abbott, Dennis C. Runde
In a Liberal Arts Math direction, a typical query scholars ask is, “Why do i must be aware of this?” A Survey of arithmetic with purposes remains to be a best-seller since it indicates scholars how we use arithmetic in our day-by-day lives and why this can be very important. The 9th variation additional emphasizes this with the addition of latest “Why this is often Important” sections during the textual content. Real-life and updated examples encourage the themes all through, and a variety of workouts support scholars to boost their problem-solving and demanding considering skills.
Angel, Abbott, and Runde current the cloth in a fashion that's transparent and available to non-math majors. The textual content encompasses a wide selection of math issues, with contents which are versatile to be used in anybody- or two-semester Liberal Arts Math path.
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A Survey of Mathematics with Applications (9th Edition) by Allen R. Angel, Christine D. Abbott, Dennis C. Runde