Applied Calculus for the Managerial Life and Social Sciences

Author: Soo T. Tan
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305887831
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre: Mathematics

Soo Tan’s APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Ninth Edition balances applications, pedagogy, and technology to provide you with the context you need to stay motivated in the course and interested in the material. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the text uses an intuitive approach that introduces abstract concepts through examples drawn from common, real-life experiences to which you can relate. It also draws applications from numerous professional fields of interest. In addition, insightful Portfolios highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily work activities. Numerous exercises ensure that you have a solid understanding of concepts before advancing to the next topic. Algebra review notes, keyed to the review chapter Preliminaries, appear where and when you need them. The text’s exciting array of supplements equips you with extensive learning support to help you make the most of your study time. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Applied Calculus for the Managerial Life and Social Sciences A Brief Approach

Author: Soo T. Tan
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780538498906
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Mathematics

A traditional book with a modern feel, market-leading APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES: A BRIEF APPROACH, Ninth Edition, teaches by application and uses real-world examples to motivate students. It combines solid theory with innovative technology, includes a robust supplement package, and offers unmatched flexibility that caters to both traditional and modern practitioners. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the new Ninth Edition utilizes an intuitive approach that marries real-life instances to what would otherwise be abstract concepts. This is the focus of new and insightful Portfolio features, which highlight the careers of actual persons and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily operations. Numerous exercises, including Diagnostic Tests, ensure that students have a solid understanding of textbook information before advancing to the next topic. Plus, algebra review notes which refer to the Preliminaries chapter appear where you need them, when you need them. And by offering a powerful array of supplements such as Enhanced WebAssign, the new Ninth Edition enables students to maximize their study time and succeed in class. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Calculus for the Managerial Life and Social Sciences

Author: Soo Tan
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780534419868
Release Date: 2005-01-03
Genre: Mathematics

In the market-leading CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Soo T. Tan provides an accurate, accessible presentation of calculus combined with just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help students succeed in the course. The new Seventh Edition includes highly interesting current applications and exercises to help stimulate student motivation. An exciting new array of supplements, including iLrn Tutorial and the Interactive Video Skillbuilder CD-ROM, provides students with extensive learning support so instructors will have more time to focus on teaching the core concepts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Applied Mathematics for the Managerial Life and Social Sciences

Author: Soo T. Tan
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305465176
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Mathematics

A traditional book with a modern feel, market-leading APPLIED MATHEMATICS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Seventh Edition, teaches by application and uses real-world examples to motivate students. It combines solid theory with innovative technology, includes a robust supplement package, and offers unmatched flexibility that caters to both traditional and modern practitioners. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the Seventh Edition utilizes an intuitive approach that marries real-life instances to what would otherwise be abstract concepts. This is the focus of the insightful Portfolios, which highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they use math in their professions. Numerous exercises ensure that students have a solid understanding of concepts before advancing to the next topic. By offering a powerful array of supplements such as Enhanced WebAssign, the Seventh Edition enables students to maximize their study time and succeed in class. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Applied Calculus

Author: Soo Tang Tan
Publisher: Brooks/Cole
ISBN: 0534935370
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Calculus

As with the earlier editions, the author's objective in writing Applied Calculus, Third Edition, is to provide a textbook that is both readable by students and useful as a teaching tool for instructors. We hope that with this edition we have come one step closer to realizing our goal. The third edition incorporates many suggestions by users of the second edition and by reviewers of the third edition.

Mathematical Applications for the Management Life and Social Sciences

Author: Ronald J. Harshbarger
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337671569
Release Date: 2018-01-01
Genre: Mathematics

MATHEMATICAL APPLICATIONS FOR THE MANAGEMENT, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, 12th Edition, engages students with its concept-based approach, multiple presentation methods and relevant applications throughout. Intended for two-semester applied calculus or combined finite mathematics and applied calculus courses, the book places concepts in real-life context to help students strengthen their understanding. A focus on modeling--with modeling problems clearly labeled in the examples and problems, so they can be treated as optional--and flexible content organization accommodate different teaching approaches, enabling instructors to decide the order in which topics may be presented and the degree to which they may be emphasized. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Applied Calculus for the Managerial Life and Social Sciences A Brief Approach

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781467226486
Release Date: 2016-10-16
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences, A Brief Approach. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

College Mathematics for the Managerial Life and Social Sciences

Author: Soo T. Tan
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780495015833
Release Date: 2007-04-03
Genre: Mathematics

This book provides an accessible yet accurate presentation of college mathematics combined with just the right balance of applications, pedagogy, and technology to help students succeed in the course. Graphs and pictures are used extensively to help students visualize the concepts and ideas being presented. Real-life, current applications and exercises help to motivate students, and an exciting new array of supplements provides students with extensive learning support so that you have more time to focus on teaching core concepts. COLLEGE MATHEMATICS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, & SOCIAL SCIENCES contains comprehensive coverage-including material on differential equations, probability and calculus, and Taylor polynomials and infinite series. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Applied Calculus

Author: Deborah Hughes-Hallett
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 9781119399384
Release Date: 2018-04-20
Genre: Mathematics

Interactive classrooms and well-crafted problems promote student learning. Since it’s inception, the hallmark of Applied Calculus is its innovative and engaging problems. The Calculus Consortium pioneered and incorporates the approach called the “Rule of Four.” The Rule of Four, presents ideas graphically, numerically, symbolically, and verbally, thereby encouraging students with a variety of learning styles to deepen their understanding as they work through a wide variety of problem types.

Calculus for Managerial Life

Author: Professor Tan
Publisher: Arden Shakespeare
ISBN: 0534935664
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Calculus

Author's approach is intuitive and results are stated informally. The problem-solving approach is stressed throughout the book. Numerous examples and solved problems are used to amplify each new concept or result in order to facilitate students' comprehension of the new material. Figures are used extensively to help visualize concepts/ideas being presented. This text is application oriented author has always been praised for the quantity, quality and variety of his applications. Care has been taken to ensure the presence of real-life applications. Each section of the text has an extensive set of exercises. Self-check exercises are also included at the end of each section. The book contains more than enough material for the usual applied calculus course. Optional sections are marked with an * in the TOC to give the instructor flexibility in choosing topics for his/her course.

Applied Calculus for the Life and Social Sciences

Author: Ron Larson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133007500
Release Date: 2008-06-13
Genre: Mathematics

Designed specifically for biology and life/social sciences majors, this applied calculus program motivates students while fostering understanding and mastery. The authors emphasize integrated and engaging applications that show students the real-world relevance of topics and concepts. Several pedagogical features--from algebra review to study tips--provide extra guidance and practice. Applied Calculus for the Life and Social Sciences features current, relevant examples drawn from government sources, industry, recent events, and other disciplines that appeal to diverse interests. In addition, the program offers a strong support package--including CL MATHSpace Instructor/Student websites and course management tools, instructional DVDs, and solutions manuals--that allows students to review the material independently and retain key concepts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Applied Calculus for the Managerial Life and Social Sciences Hybrid Edition

Author: Soo T. Tan
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
ISBN: 1285082699
Release Date: 2013-01-08
Genre: Mathematics

Reflecting Cengage Learning's commitment to offering flexible teaching solutions and value for students and instructors, this new hybrid edition features the instructional presentation found in the printed text while delivering end-of-section exercises online in Enhanced WebAssign. The result—a briefer printed text that engages students online!Well known for accuracy, Soo Tan's APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Ninth Edition balances applications, pedagogy, and technology to provide students the context they need to stay motivated in the course and interested in the material. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the text uses an intuitive approach that introduces abstract concepts through examples drawn from common, real-life experiences to which students can relate. It also draws applications from readers' fields of interest. In addition, insightful Portfolios highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily professional activities. Numerous exercises ensure that students have a solid understanding of concepts before advancing to the next topic. Algebra review notes, keyed to the review chapter Preliminaries, appear where and when students need them. The text's exciting array of supplements, including Enhanced WebAssign®, equips students with extensive learning support to help them make the most of their study time.

Applied Calculus

Author: Geoffrey Berresford
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133103745
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Mathematics

This text for the one- or two-semester applied or business calculus course uses intriguing real-world applications to engage students’ interest and show them the practical side of calculus. The book’s many applications are related to finance, business, and such general-interest topics as learning curves in airplane production, the age of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Apple and Oracle stock prices, the distance traveled by sports cars, lives saved by seat belts, and the cost of a congressional victory. The Sixth Edition maintains the hallmark features that have made APPLIED CALCULUS so popular: contemporary and interesting applications; careful and effective use of technology, including graphing calculator and spreadsheet coverage; constant pedagogical reinforcement through section summaries, chapter summaries, annotated examples, and extra practice problems; Just-in-Time algebra review material; and a variety of exercises and assignment options including Applied Exercises, Conceptual Exercises, and Explorations and Excursions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Calculus Early Transcendentals

Author: Soo Tan
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780534465544
Release Date: 2010-01-07
Genre: Mathematics

Known for accuracy, precision, and rigor, Soo Tan now brings those same qualities to the Calculus course. With his clear, concise writing style, and use of relevant, real world examples, Tan introduces abstract mathematical concepts with his intuitive approach that captures student interest without compromising mathematical rigor. In keeping with this emphasis on conceptual understanding, each exercise set begins with concept questions and each end-of-chapter review section includes fill-in-the-blank questions which help students master the definitions and theorems in each chapter. Additionally, many questions asking for the interpretation of graphical, numerical, and algebraic results are included among both the examples and the exercise sets. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.