Fundamental Mathematics Through Applications by Geoffrey Akst
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Fundamental Mathematics Through Applications
By Geoffrey Akst

Fundamental Mathematics Through Applications

4th Revised edition

By (author) See other recent books by Geoffrey Akst See other recent books by Sadie Bragg
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $233.95
Your Price: $210.56 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $23.39! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $10.53 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas



Fundamental Mathematics Through Applications by Geoffrey Akst

Book Description

Presented in a clear and concise style, the Akst/Bragg series teaches by example while expanding understanding with applications that are fully integrated throughout the text and exercise sets. Akst/Bragg's user-friendly design offers a distinctive side-by-side format that pairs each example and its solution with a corresponding practice exercise. The concise writing style keeps students' interest and attention by presenting the mathematics with minimal distractions, and the motivating real-world applications demonstrate how integral mathematical understanding is to a variety of disciplines, careers, and everyday situations.

Buy Fundamental Mathematics Through Applications book by Geoffrey Akst from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780321496904
ISBN-10: 0321496906
Format: Paperback
(276mm x 216mm x 13mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: Pearson
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Publish Date: 27-Dec-2007
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...


Books By Author Geoffrey Akst


Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Fundamental Mathematics Through Applications book by Geoffrey Akst and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Geoffrey Akst

Geoffrey Akst and Sadie Bragg have worked together for many years as professors of mathematics at Borough of Manhattan Community College/City University of New York. They met as graduate students at Teachers College, Columbia University, where they were both working on degrees in the teaching of college mathematics. The emphasis on applications in their texts reflects a concern they share for helping students understand why the topics to be studied are useful. Dr. Akst for years has begun his classes with the payoff question:- why is this material worth learning? A native New Yorker, he enjoys surfing the Web, listening to good music, and traveling to exciting places. Dr. Bragg, who began her career in math education as a high school geometry teacher, credits her teachers with inspiring her love for mathematics and an appreciation of its utility. A transplanted Virginian, she spends her time with her family and her beautiful granddaughter, Maya.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Geoffrey Akst close
Basic College Mathematics Through Applications by Geoffrey Akst
»
Recent books by Sadie Bragg close
Basic College Mathematics Through Applications by Sadie Bragg
Fundamental Mathematics Through Applications by Sadie Bragg
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close