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Technical Mathematics with Calculus, 3rd Canadian Edition

ISBN: ES8-1-118-96214-5

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Calter, Technical Mathematics with Calculus, Third Canadian Edition will equip instructors with the tools they need to engage and motivate students and then watch them succeed. This text provides real-world, technical applications that illustrate the relevance and usefulness of technical mathematics outside of the classroom. Our third Canadian edition is now four colour and takes a more student-friendly visual approach. It uses tables and diagrams to explain concepts in place of lengthy text explanations and its narrative has been streamlined and revised to a more conversational tone. The result is a text that is easy for students to read and follow. Additionally, Chapter 1 has been revised in response to feedback from students and instructors. It now provides a more succinct review focused on the foundational math skills students need to succeed in the course.

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Chapter 1. Numerical Computation
Chapter 2. Introduction to Algebra
Chapter 3. Simple Equations and Word Problems
Chapter 4. Functions
Chapter 5. Graphs
Chapter 6. Geometry
Chapter 7. Right Triangles and Vectors
Chapter 8. Factors and Factoring
Chapter 9. Fractions and Fractional Equations
Chapter 10. Systems of Linear Equations
Chapter 11. Determinants
Chapter 12. Matrices
Chapter 13. Exponents and Radicals
Chapter 14. Quadratic Equations
Chapter 15. Oblique Triangles and Vectors
Chapter 16. Radian Measure and Arc Length and Rotation
Chapter 17. Graphs of the Trigonometric Functions
Chapter 18. Trigonometric Identities and Equations
Chapter 19. Ratio, Proportion, and Variation
Chapter 20. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Chapter 21. Complex Numbers
Chapter 22. Analytic Geometry
Chapter 23. Binary, Hexadecimal, Octal, and BCD Numbers
Chapter 24. Inequalities and Linear Programming
Chapter 25. Sequences, Series, and the Binomial Theorem
Chapter 26. Introduction to Statistics and Probability
Chapter 27. Derivatives of Algebraic Functions
Chapter 28. Graphical Applications of the Derivative
Chapter 29. Applied Applications of the Derivative
Chapter 30. Integration
Chapter 31. Applications of the Integral
Chapter 32. Applied Applications of the Integral
Chapter 33. Derivatives of Trigonometric, Logarithmic, and Exponential Functions
Chapter 34. Methods of Integration
Chapter 35. Differential Equations.
Chapter 36. Solving Differential Equations by the Laplace Transform and by Numerical Methods
Chapter 37. Infinite Series
Four Colour layout
Fresh approach – Our Canadian authors have approached the text from a student point of view, simplifying the presentation of the content to meet the needs of the student. They have added complete walk-outs and step-by-step instruction for example solutions and minimized anecdotal, peripheral information.
New and improved feature boxes and icons enhance student engagement - Common Error and Formula boxes have been enhanced and Math Show Off and Calculator Tip boxes as well as a Math Rule icon have been added.
Reduced textbook size.
• Fully revised Chapter 1, major revisions to first third of text (chapters 1-10) to more effectively build gradual student understanding of concepts. Chapters 27 and 30 improved in response to reviewer feedback.
Now available in Binder Ready format
Real world examples - Strong real-life practical problems, applications, and examples covering several different industries in Canada.
Clear explanations where information is presented in small segments and includes many illustrations
SI unit text with Imperial units included where appropriate
Index of Applications identifies application questions within the text by their specific subject area, providing instructors and students with a tool to quickly identify applications relevant to their program by question number and page reference