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# College algebra (8th ed )

## Author: SULLIVAN Michael

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**KEY BENEFIT:** The Eighth Edition of this highly dependable book retains its best features-accuracy, precision, depth, and abundant exercise sets-while substantially updating its content and pedagogy. Striving to teach mathematics as a way of life, Sullivan provides understandable, realistic applications that are consistent with the abilities of most readers. **KEY TOPICS:** Chapter topics include Graphs Polynomial and Rational Functions Conics Systems of Equations and Inequalities Exponential and Logarithmic Functions Counting and Probability and more. **MARKET:** For individuals with an interest in learning algebra as it applies to their everyday lives.

**TABLE OF CONTENTS**

**Chapter R Review **

R.1 Real Numbers

R.2 Algebra Essentials

R.3 Geometry Essentials

R.4 Polynomials

R.5 Factoring Polynomials

R.6 Synthetic Division

R.7 Rational Expressions

R.8 *n*th Roots Rational Exponents

**Chapter 1 Equations and Inequalities**

1.1 Linear Equations

1.2 Quadratic Equations

1.3 Complex Numbers Quadratic Equations in the Complex Number System

1.4 Radical Equations Equations Quadratic in Form Factorable Equations

1.5 Solving Inequalities

1.6 Equations and Inequalities Involving Absolute Value

1.7 Problem Solving: Interest, Mixture, Uniform Motion, and Constant Rate Job Applications

**Chapter 2 Graphs**

2.1 The Distance and Midpoint Formulas

2.2 Graphs of Equations in Two Variables Intercepts Symmetry

2.3 Lines

2.4 Circles

2.5 Variation

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**Chapter 3 Functions and Their Graphs**

3.1 Functions

3.2 The Graph of a Function

3.3 Properties of Functions

3.4 Library of Functions Piecewise-defined Functions

3.5 Graphing Techniques: Transformations

3.6 Mathematical Models: Building Functions

**Chapter 4 Linear and Quadratic Functions**

4.1 Linear Functions and Their Properties

4.2 Building Linear Functions from Data

4.3 Quadratic Functions and Their Properties

4.4 Quadratic Models Building Quadratic Functions from Data

4.5 Inequalities Involving QuadraticFunctions

**Chapter 5 Polynomial and Rational Functions**

5.1 Polynomial Functions and Models

5.2 Properties of Rational Functions

5.3 The Graph of a Rational Function

5.4 Polynomial and Rational Inequalities

5.5 The Real Zeros of a Polynomial Function

5.6 Complex Zeros: Fundamental Theorem of Algebra

**Chapter 6 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions**

6.1 Composite Functions

6.2 One-to-One Functions Inverse Functions

6.3 Exponential Functions

6.4 Logarithmic Functions

6.5 Properties of Logarithms

6.6 Logarithmic and Exponential Equations

6.7 Compound Interest

6.8 Exponential Growth and Decay Models Newton's Law Logistic Growth and Decay Models

6.9 Building Exponential, Logarithmic, and Logistic Functions from Data

**Chapter 7 Analytic Geometry**

7.1 Conics

7.2 The Parabola

7.3 The Ellipse

7.4 The Hyperbola

**Chapter 8 Systems of Equations and Inequalities**

8.1 Systems of Linear Equations: Substitution and Elimination

8.2 Systems of Linear Equations: Matrices

8.3 Systems of Linear Equations: Determinants

8.4 Matrix Algebra

8.5 Partial Fraction Decomposition

8.6 Systems of Nonlinear Equations

8.7 Systems of Inequalities

8.8 Linear Programming

**Chapter 9 Sequences Induction the Binomial Theorem**

9.1 Sequences

9.2 Arithmetic Sequences

9.3 Geometric Sequences Geometric Series

9.4 Mathematical Induction

9.5 The Binomial Theorem

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**Chapter 10 Counting and Probability**

10.1 Sets and Counting

10.2 Permutations and Combinations

10.3 Probability

**Appendix Graphing Utilities**

1 The Viewing Rectangle

2 Graphing Equations in Two Variables

3 Locating Intercepts and Checking for Symmetry

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