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500 Pre-Calculus Questions

Sharpen your skills and prepare for your precalculus exam with a wealth of essential facts in a quick-and-easy Q&A format!

Get the question-and-answer practice you need with McGraw-Hill's 500 College Precalculus Questions. Organized for easy reference and intensive practice, the questions cover all essential precalculus topics and include detailed answer explanations.

The 500 practice questions are similar to course exam questions so you will know what to expect on test day. Each question includes a fully detailed answer that puts the subject in context. This additional practice helps you build your knowledge, strengthen test-taking skills, and build confidence. From ethical theory to epistemology, this book covers the key topics in precalculus.

Prepare for exam day with:
  • 500 essential precalculus questions and answers organized by subject
  • Detailed answers that provide important context for studying
  • Content that follows the current college 101 course curriculum

007178953
Price: $16.00
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Cliffs Quick Review Series Precalculus
RECOMMENDED FOR THE MATH PLACEMENT TEST

by W. Michael Kelley

CliffsQuickReview course guides cover the essentials of your toughest classes. You're sure to get a firm grip on core concepts and key material and be ready for the test with this guide at your side.

Whether you're new to functions, analytic geometry, and matrices or just brushing up on those topics, CliffsQuickReview Precalculus can help. This guide introduces each topic, defines key terms, and walks you through each sample problem step-by-step. In no time, you'll be ready to tackle other concepts in this book such as

Arithmetic and algebraic skills Functions and their graphs Polynomials, including binomial expansion Right and oblique angle trigonometry Equations and graphs of conic sections Matrices and their application to systems of equations

Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated Pub. Date: February 2004 228pp Series: CliffsQuickReview Series
076453984

Price: $2.98
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Linear Algebra for Dummies

Does linear algebra leave you feeling lost? No worries —this easy-to-follow guide explains the how and the why of solving linear algebra problems in plain English. From matrices to vector spaces to linear transformations, you'll understand the key concepts and see how they relate to everything from genetics to nutrition to spotted owl extinction.

  • Line up the basics — discover several different approaches to organizing numbers and equations, and solve systems of equations algebraically or with matrices
  • Relate vectors and linear transformations — link vectors and matrices with linear combinations and seek solutions of homogeneous systems
  • Evaluate determinants — see how to perform the determinant function on different sizes of matrices and take advantage of Cramer's rule
  • Hone your skills with vector spaces — determine the properties of vector spaces and their subspaces and see linear transformation in action
  • Tackle eigenvalues and eigenvectors — define and solve for eigenvalues and eigenvectors and understand how they interact with specific matrices

047043090
Price: $19.99
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Physics Demystified
Gibilisco, Stan (Author)

Understanding PHYSICS just got a whole lot EASIER!

Stumped trying to make sense of physics? Here's your solution. "Physics Demystified," Second Edition helps you grasp the essential concepts with ease.

Written in a step-by-step format, this practical guide begins by covering classical physics, including mass, force, motion, momentum, work, energy, and power, as well as the temperature and states of matter. Electricity, magnetism, and electronics are discussed as are waves, particles, space, and time. Detailed examples, concise explanations, and worked problems make it easy to understand the material, and end-of-chapter quizzes and a final exam help reinforce learning.

"It's a no-brainer! You'll learn about: "Scientific notation, units, and constantsNewton's laws of motionKirchhoff's lawsAlternating current and semiconductorsOpticsRelativity theory

"Simple enough for a beginner, but detailed enough for an advanced student, Physics Demystified, Second Edition helps you master this challenging and diverse subject. It's also the perfect resource to prepare you for higher-level physics classes and college placement tests.
007174450

Price: $20.00
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QuickStudy for Calculus
by BarCharts Inc

The new QuickStudy Booklets cover the key information on some of the toughest courses today, helping students boost their grades. The booklets are presented in the clear, concise format readers have come to expect from QuickStudy.

Everything you need to know about Calculus - equations, formulas, properties and operations.

The Calculus booklet contains 124 full-color pages and includes:

• study hints
• functions
• limits
• continuity
• derivatives
• analysis
• integration
• applications
• notes show key terms
• color-coded chapters
• formulas set off for easy reading
• measures 4.25" x 7.5"

Publisher: BarCharts, Incorporated Pub. Date: January 2007 ISBN-13: 9781423202684 118pp Series: Quickstudy Bks.

142320268
Price: $6.95
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Schaum's Easy Outline of Differential Equations

Schaum's Easy Outline of Differential Equations is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused review of the topic. With an emphasis on clarity and brevity, it features a streamlined and updated format and the absolute essence of the subject, presented in a concise and readily understandable form. Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials.

  • Expert tips for mastering differential equations
  • Last-minute essentials to pass the course
  • Easy-to-follow review of differential equations
  • Supports all the major textbooks for differential equations courses
  • Appropriate for the following courses: Calculus I, II, and III; Mathematical Modeling; Introductory Differential Equations; Differential Equations

007177981
Price: $11.00
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