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Test Bank ( Complete Download ) for Discovering Mathematics: A Quantitative Reasoning Approach | 1st Edition | Aufmann

Test Bank ( Complete Download ) for Discovering Mathematics: A Quantitative Reasoning Approach | 1st Edition | Richard Aufmann | ISBN-10: 0357028112

ISBN-13: 9780357028117

#### TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. An Introduction to Problem Solving.

Inductive and Deductive Reasoning. Estimation of Graphs. Problem-Solving Strategies. Fair Division.

2. Sets and Logic.

Sets, Set Operations, and Applications. Categorical Logic. Prepositional Logic. Investigating Fallacies.

3. Proportions and Variation.

Ratios and Rates. Measurement. Proportions. Percent. Variation.

MODULE 2: FINANCIAL LITERACY.

4. Managing Your Finances.

Simple Interest. Compound Interest. Future and Present Value of an Annuity. Credit Cards. Student Loans. Financial Considerations of Car Ownership. Financial Considerations of Home Ownership. Stocks, Bonds, and Mutual Funds.

MODULE 3: MODELING.

5. Linear Functions.

Introduction to Functions. Properties of Linear Functions. Linear Models. Linear Regression and Correlation.

6. Nonlinear Functions.

Exponential Models. Logarithmic Functions. Quadratic Functions.

MODULE 4: OPTIONAL CHAPTERS (AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. CHECK WITH YOUR CENGAGE LEARNING SALES REPRESENTATIVE.)

7. Introduction to Probability

The Counting Principle. Permutations and Combinations. Probability and Odds. Addition and Complement Rules. Conditional Probability. Expectations.

8. Introduction to Statistics

Measures of Central Tendency. Measures of Dispersion. Measures of Relative Position. Normal Distributions.

9. Voting Apportionment

Introduction to Apportionment. Introduction to Voting. Weighted Voting Systems.

10. Circuits and Networks.

Graphs and Euler Circuits. Weighted Graphs. Planarity and Euler’s Formula. Graph Coloring.

11. Geometry

Measurement. Basic Concepts of Euclidean Geometry. Perimeter and Area of Plane Figures. Volume and Surface Area. Properties of Triangles. Right Triangle Trigonometry. Non-Euclidean Geometry. Fractals.APPENDICES (AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. CHECK WITH YOUR CENGAGE LEARNING SALES REPRESENTATIVE).

A: A Review of Integers, Rational Numbers, and Percents

B: Variable Expressions and Equations

C: Review of the Rectangular Coordinates and GraphingSELECTED ANSWERS

SOLUTIONS TO PRELIMINARY EXERCISES

INDEX