College algebra demystified
Book  2013
"A straightforward, stepbystep approach for fast and fun mastery of college algebraCollege Algebra DeMYSTiFieD takes the mystery out of studying for college algebra and gets you comfortable with the topic through detailed explanations, clear diagrams, and hundreds of practice exercises, quiz, and test questions. The second edition features a new, more indepth section on fundamentals, as well as a revised chapter on exponents and logarithms resulting from suggestions of reviewers of the f...irst edition of the work. Helps you master aspects not only in algebra, but also calculus, geometry, physics, chemistry, computing, and engineering Offers new quizzes and final exam questions Provides tons of exercises and worked examples similar to those seen on standard college entrance exams "
 Subjects
 Published

New York :
McGrawHill Professional
2013.
 Edition
 Second edition
 Language
 English
 Item Description
 Includes index.
 Physical Description
 xiii, 497 pages
 ISBN
 9780071815840
0071815848  Main Author
"A straightforward, stepbystep approach for fast and fun mastery of college algebraCollege Algebra DeMYSTiFieD takes the mystery out of studying for college algebra and gets you comfortable with the topic through detailed explanations, clear diagrams, and hundreds of practice exercises, quiz, and test questions. The second edition features a new, more indepth section on fundamentals, as well as a revised chapter on exponents and logarithms resulting from suggestions of reviewers of the first edition of the work. Helps you master aspects not only in algebra, but also calculus, geometry, physics, chemistry, computing, and engineering Offers new quizzes and final exam questions Provides tons of exercises and worked examples similar to those seen on standard college entrance exams "
Review by Publisher Summary 2"An easytouse selfteaching guide covering all the fundamentals of college algebra"
Review by Publisher Summary 3
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Don't let quadratic equations make you irrational
If you are absolutely confused by absolute value equations, or you think parabolas are short moralstories, College Algebra DeMYSTiFied, Second Edition is your solution to mastering the topic's concepts and theories at your own pace. This thoroughly revised and updated guide eases you into the subject, beginning with the math fundamentals then introducing you to this advancedform of algebra. As you progress, you will learn howto simplify rational expressions, divide complex numbers, and solve quadratic equations. You will understand the difference between odd and even functions and no longer be confused by the multiplicity of zeros. Detailed examples make it easy to understand the material, and endofchapterquizzes and a final exam help reinforce key ideas.
It's a nobrainer! You'll learn about:
 The xy coordinate plane
 Lines and intercepts
 The FOIL method
 Functions
 Nonlinear equations
 Graphs of functions
 Exponents and logarithms
Simple enough for a beginner, but challenging enough for an advanced student, College Algebra DeMYSTiFieD, Second Edition is your shortcut to a working knowledge of this engaging subject.