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.

Mathematical Applications for the Management Life and Social Sciences

Author: Ronald Harshbarger
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133106234
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Mathematics

MATHEMATICAL APPLICATIONS FOR THE MANAGEMENT, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, 10th Edition, is intended for a two-semester applied calculus or combined finite mathematics and applied calculus course. The book’s concept-based approach, multiple presentation methods, and interesting and relevant applications keep students who typically take the course--business, economics, life sciences, and social sciences majors--engaged in the material. This edition broadens the book’s real-life context by adding a number of environmental science and economic applications. The use of modeling has been expanded, with modeling problems now clearly labeled in the examples. Also included in the Tenth Edition is a brief review of algebra to prepare students with different backgrounds for the material in later chapters. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Mathematical Applications for the Management Life and Social Sciences

Author: Ronald J. Harshbarger
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133712077
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Mathematics

MATHEMATICAL APPLICATIONS FOR THE MANAGEMENT, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, 10th Edition, is intended for a two-semester applied calculus or combined finite mathematics and applied calculus course. The book's concept-based approach, multiple presentation methods, and interesting and relevant applications keep students who typically take the course--business, economics, life sciences, and social sciences majors--engaged in the material. This edition broadens the book's real-life context by adding a number of environmental science and economic applications. The use of modeling has been expanded, with modeling problems now clearly labeled in the examples. Also included in the Tenth Edition is a brief review of algebra to prepare students with different backgrounds for the material in later chapters. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Mathematical Applications for the Management Life and Social Sciences Student Solutions Manual

Author: Ronald J. Harshbarger
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
ISBN: 0618676929
Release Date: 2006-04-01
Genre: Mathematics

This guide contains solutions to selected problems from the text, including odd-numbered exercises from the end-of-section exercise sets, as well as odd- and even-numbered exercises from the Chapter Reviews and Chapter Tests. In addition, this guide provides extra Supplementary Exercises with accompanying answers that reinforce the concepts and techniques presented in the text.

Mathematics with Applications for the Management Life and Social Sciences

Author: Howard Anton
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9781483264370
Release Date: 2014-05-10
Genre: Mathematics

Mathematics with Applications for the Management, Life, and Social Sciences, Second Edition presents the fundamentals of finite mathematics in a style tailored for beginners, but at the same time covers the subject matter in sufficient depth so that the student can see a rich variety of realistic and relevant applications in management, life sciences, and social sciences. Some applications of probability, game theory, and Markov chains are given. Comprised of 16 chapters, this book begins with an introduction to set theory, followed by a discussion on Cartesian coordinate systems and graphs. Subsequent chapters focus on linear programming from a geometric point of view; matrices, the solution of linear systems, and applications; the simplex method for solving linear programming problems; and permutations, combinations, and counting methods. Probability for finite sample spaces and basic concepts in statistics are also considered, along with the mathematics of finance and applications of calculus. This monograph is intended for students and instructors of applied mathematics.

Mathematical Applications for the Management Life and Social Sciences

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781538808849
Release Date: 2016-10-20
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Mathematical Applications for the Management, Life, and Social Sciences. In this book, you will learn topics such as Quadratic and Other Special Functions, Matrices, Inequalities and Linear Programming, and Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 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.

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 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.

A Beginner s Guide to Finite Mathematics

Author: W.D. Wallis
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781475738148
Release Date: 2013-11-11
Genre: Mathematics

This concisely written text in finite mathematics gives a sequential, distinctly applied presentation of topics, employing a pedagogical approach that is ideal for freshmen and sophomores in business, the social sciences, and the liberal arts. The work opens with a brief review of sets and numbers, followed by an introduction to data sets, counting arguments, and the Binomial Theorem, which sets the foundation for elementary probability theory and some basic statistics. Further chapters treat graph theory as it relates to modelling, matrices and vectors, and linear programming. Requiring only two years of high school algebra, this book's many examples and illuminating problem sets - with selected solutions - will appeal to a wide audience of students and teachers.