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Solution Manual ( Complete Download ) for College Algebra | 7th Edition | Stewart

Solution Manual ( Complete Download ) for College Algebra | 7th Edition | James Stewart | Lothar Redlin | Saleem Watson

ISBN-10: 0357381254 | ISBN-13: 9780357381250

#### TABLE OF CONTENTS

To the Student.

Prologue: Principles of Problem Solving.

P. PREREQUISITES.

Modeling the Real-World with Algebra. The Real Numbers. Integer Exponents and Scientific Notation. Rational Exponents and Radicals. Algebraic Expressions. Factoring. Rational Expressions. Solving Basic Equations. Modeling with Equations. Chapter P Review. Chapter P Test. Focus on Modeling: Making the Best Decisions. Corequisite Support.

1. EQUATIONS AND GRAPHS.

Chapter Overview. The Coordinate Plane. Graphs of Equations in Two Variables; Circles. Lines. Solving Quadratic Equations. Complex Numbers. Solving Other Types of Equations. Solving Inequalities. Solving Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities. Solving Equations and Inequalities Graphically. Modeling Variations. Chapter 1 Review. Chapter 1 Test. Focus on Modeling: Fitting Lines to Data. Corequisite Support.

2. FUNCTIONS.

Chapter Overview. Functions. Graphs of Functions. Getting Information from the Graph of a Function. Average Rate of Change of a Function. Linear Functions and Models. Transformations of Functions. Combining Functions. One-to-One Functions and Their Inverses. Chapter 2 Review. Chapter 2 Test. Focus on Modeling: Modeling with Functions. Corequisite Support.

3. POLYNOMIAL AND RATIONAL FUNCTIONS.

Chapter Overview. Quadratic Functions and Models. Polynomial Functions and Their Graphs. Dividing Polynomials. Real Zeros of Polynomials. Complex Zeros and the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra. Rational Functions. Polynomial and Rational Inequalities. Chapter 3 Review. Chapter 3 Test. Focus on Modeling: Fitting Polynomial Curves to Data. Corequisite Support.

4. EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONS.

Chapter Overview. Exponential Functions. The Natural Exponential Function. Logarithmic Functions. Laws of Logarithms. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations. Modeling with Exponential Functions. Logarithmic Scales. Chapter 4 Review. Chapter 4 Test. Focus on Modeling Focus on Modeling: Fitting Exponential and Power Curves to Data. Corequisite Support.

5. SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS AND INEQUALITIES.

Chapter Overview. Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables. Systems of Linear Equations in Several Variables. Partial Fractions. Systems of Nonlinear Equations. Systems of Inequalities. Chapter 5 Review. Chapter 5 Test. Focus on Modeling: Linear Programming. Corequisite Support.

6. MATRICES AND DETERMINANTS.

Chapter Overview. Matrices and Systems of Linear Equations. The Algebra of Matrices. Inverses of Matrices and Matrix Equations. Determinants and Cramer’s Rule. Chapter 6 Review. Chapter 6 Test. Focus on Modeling: Computer Graphics. Corequisite Support.

7. CONIC SECTIONS.

Chapter Overview. Parabolas. Ellipses. Hyperbolas. Shifted Conics. Chapter 7 Review. Chapter 7 Test. Focus on Modeling: Conics in Architecture. Corequisite Support.

8. SEQUENCES AND SERIES.

Chapter Overview. Sequences and Summation Notation. Arithmetic Sequences. Geometric Sequences. Mathematics of Finance. Mathematical Induction. The Binomial Theorem. Chapter 8 Review. Chapter 8 Test. Focus on Modeling: Modeling with Recursive Sequences. Corequisite Support.

9. COUNTING AND PROBABILITY.

Chapter Overview. Counting. Probability. Binomial Probability. Expected Value. Chapter 9 Review. Chapter 9 Test. Focus on Modeling: The Monte Carlo Method. Corequisite Support.

APPENDIX A: Calculations and Significant Figures.

APPENDIX B: Graphing with a Graphing Calculator.

APPENDIX C: Using the TI-83/84 Graphing Calculator.