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College Algebra plus MyMathLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package

Judith A. Beecher, Judith A. Penna, Marvin L. Bittinger

4th Edition

This package consists of the textbook plus an access kit for MyMathLab/MyStatLab. Beecher, Penna, and Bittinger’s College Algebra is known for enabling students to “see the math” through its focus on visualization and early introduction to functions. With the Fourth Edition, the authors continue to innovate by incorporating more ongoing review to help students develo

R-1

The Real-Number System

Exercise Set

p.7

R-2

Integer Exponents, Scientific Notation, and Order of Operations

Exercise Set

p.14

R-3

Addition, Subtraction, and Multiplication of Polynomials

Exercise Set

p.21

R-4

Factoring

Exercise Set

p.29

R-5

The Basics of Equation Solving

Exercise Set

p.34

R-6

Rational Expressions

Exercise Set

p.43

R-7

Radical Notation and Rational Exponents

Exercise Set

p.50

Review Exercises

p.54

Chapter Test

p.56

1-1

Introduction to Graphing

Exercise Set

p.72

1-2

Functions and Graphs

Exercise Set

p.86

1-3

Linear Functions, Slope, and Applications

Exercise Set

p.103

Mid-Chapter Mixed Review

p.107

1-4

Equations of Lines and Modeling

Exercise Set

p.118

1-5

Linear Equations, Functions, Zeros, and Applications

Exercise Set

p.133

1-6

Solving Linear Inequalities

Exercise Set

p.142

Review Exercises

p.150

Chapter Test

p.154

2-1

Increasing, Decreasing, and Piecewise Functions; Applications

Exercise Set

p.166

2-2

The Algebra of Functions

Exercise Set

p.177

2-3

The Composition of Functions

Exercise Set

p.185

Mid-Chapter Mixed Review

p.187

2-4

Symmetry and Transformations

Exercise Set

p.206

2-5

Variation and Applications

Exercise Set

p.217

Review Exercises

p.227

Chapter Test

p.231

3-1

The Complex Numbers

Exercise Set

p.239

3-2

Quadratic Equations, Functions, Zeros, and Models

Exercise Set

p.253

3-3

Analyzing Graphs of Quadratic Equations

Exercise Set

p.267

Mid-Chapter Mixed Review

p.270

3-4

Solving Rational Equations and Radical Equations

Exercise Set

p.278

3-5

Solving Equations and Inequalities with Absolute Value

Exercise Set

p.283

Review Exercises

p.289

Chapter Test

p.293

4-1

Polynomial Functions and Models

Exercise Set

p.306

4-2

Graphing Polynomial Functions

Exercise Set

p.318

4-3

Polynomial Division; The Remainder Theorem and the Factor Theorem

Exercise Set

p.326

Mid-Chapter Mixed Review

p.328

4-4

Theorems about Zeros of Polynomial Functions

Exercise Set

p.337

4-5

Rational Functions

Exercise Set

p.357

4-6

Polynomial Inequalities and Rational Inequalities

Exercise Set

p.368

Review Exercises

p.381

Chapter Test

p.385

5-1

Inverse Functions

Exercise Set

p.396

5-2

Exponential Functions and Graphs

Exercise Set

p.408

5-3

Logarithmic Functions and Graphs

Exercise Set

p.426

Mid-Chapter Mixed Review

p.429

5-4

Properties of Logarithmic Functions

Exercise Set

p.437

5-5

Solving Exponential Equations and Logarithmic Equations

Exercise Set

p.448

5-6

Applications and Models: Growth and Decay; Compound Interest

Exercise Set

p.459

Review Exercises

p.471

Chapter Test

p.475

6-1

Systems of Equations in Two Variables

Exercise Set

p.490

6-2

Systems of Equations in Three variables

Exercise Set

p.499

6-3

Matrices and Systems of Equations

Exercise Set

p.510

6-4

Matrix Operations

Exercise Set

p.520

Mid-Chapter Mixed Review

p.523

6-5

Inverses of Matrices

Exercise Set

p.530

6-6

Determinants and Cramer's Rule

Exercise Set

p.538

6-7

Systems of Inequalities and Linear Programming

Exercise Set

p.548

6-8

Partial Fractions

Exercise Set

p.557

Review Exercises

p.565

Chapter Test

p.569

8-1

Sequences and Series

Exercise Set

p.630

8-2

Arithmetic Sequences and Series

Exercise Set

p.638

8-3

Geometric Sequences and Series

Exercise Set

p.649

8-4

Mathematical Induction

Exercise Set

p.655

Mid-Chapter Mixed Review

p.657

8-5

Combinatorics: Permutations

Exercise Set

p.666

8-6

Combinatorics: Combinations

Exercise Set

p.674

8-7

The Binomial Theorem

Exercise Set

p.682

8-8

Probability

Exercise Set

p.690

Review Exercises

p.697

Chapter Test

p.699