Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus 4th edition

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Eric Connally, Deborah Hughes-Hallett, Andrew M. Gleason et al
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons


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  • Chapter 1: Linear Functions and Change
    • 1.1: Functions and Function Notation (5)
    • 1.2: Rate of Change (3)
    • 1.3: Linear Functions (9)
    • 1.4: Formulas for Linear Functions (11)
    • 1.5: Geometric Properties of Linear Functions (3)
    • 1.6: Fitting Linear Functions to Data
    • 1: Review Problems (7)
    • 1: Extra Problems (7)

  • Chapter 2: Functions
    • 2.1: Input and Output (8)
    • 2.2: Domain and Range (2)
    • 2.3: Piecewise-Defined Functions (4)
    • 2.4: Composite and Inverse Functions (3)
    • 2.5: Concavity (2)
    • 2: Review Problems (12)
    • 2: Extra Problems (19)

  • Chapter 3: Quadratic Functions
    • 3.1: Introduction to the Family of Quadratic Functions (8)
    • 3.2: The Vertex of a Parabola (11)
    • 3: Review Problems (2)
    • 3: Extra Problems (14)

  • Chapter 4: Exponential Functions
    • 4.1: Introduction to the Family of Exponential Functions (10)
    • 4.2: Comparing Exponential and Linear Functions (5)
    • 4.3: Graphs of Exponential Functions (5)
    • 4.4: Applications to Compound Interest
    • 4.5: The Number e (4)
    • 4: Review Problems (14)
    • 4: Extra Problems (27)

  • Chapter 5: Logarithmic Functions
    • 5.1: Logarithms and Their Properties (9)
    • 5.2: Logarithms and Exponential Models (5)
    • 5.3: The Logarithmic Function (1)
    • 5.4: Logarithmic Scales
    • 5: Review Problems (6)
    • 5: Extra Problems (5)

  • Chapter 6: Transformations of Functions and Their Graphs
    • 6.1: Vertical and Horizontal Shifts (6)
    • 6.2: Reflections and Symmetry (12)
    • 6.3: Vertical Stretches and Compressions (2)
    • 6.4: Horizontal Stretches and Compressions (3)
    • 6.5: Combining Transformations (4)
    • 6: Review Problems (2)
    • 6: Extra Problems (16)

  • Chapter 7: Trigonometry in Circles and Triangles
    • 7.1: Introduction to Periodic Functions (5)
    • 7.2: The Sine and Cosine Functions (2)
    • 7.3: Graphs of Sine and Cosine (3)
    • 7.4: The Tangent Function
    • 7.5: Right Triangles: Inverse Trigonometric Functions (1)
    • 7.6: Non-Right Triangles
    • 7: Review Problems
    • 7: Extra Problems

  • Chapter 8: Trigonometric Functions
    • 8.1: Radians and Arc Length (15)
    • 8.2: Sinusoidal Functions and Their Graphs (6)
    • 8.3: Trigonometric Functions: Relationships and Graphs (3)
    • 8.4: Trigonometric Equations and Inverse Functions
    • 8.5: Polar Coordinates (7)
    • 8.6: Complex Numbers and Polar Coordinates (7)
    • 8: Review Problems (3)
    • 8: Extra Problems

  • Chapter 9: Trigonometric Identities and Their Applications
    • 9.1: Identities, Expressions, and Equations
    • 9.2: Sum and Difference Formulas for Sine and Cosine
    • 9.3: Trigonometric Models
    • 9: Review Problems
    • 9: Extra Problems (12)

  • Chapter 10: Compositions, Inverses, and Combinations of Functions
    • 10.1: Composition of Functions (5)
    • 10.2: Invertibility and Properties of Inverse Functions
    • 10.3: Combinations of Functions
    • 10: Review Problems (4)
    • 10: Extra Problems

  • Chapter 11: Polynomial and Rational Functions
    • 11.1: Power Functions
    • 11.2: Polynomial Functions (3)
    • 11.3: The Short-Run Behavior of Polynomials (11)
    • 11.4: Rational Functions (6)
    • 11.5: The Short-Run Behavior of Rational Functions (6)
    • 11.6: Comparing Power, Exponential, and Log Functions
    • 11.7: Fitting Exponentials and Polynomials to Data
    • 11: Review Problems (3)
    • 11: Extra Problems

  • Chapter 12: Vectors and Matrices
    • 12.1: Vectors
    • 12.2: The Components of a Vector
    • 12.3: Application of Vectors
    • 12.4: The Dot Product
    • 12.5: Matrices
    • 12: Review Problems
    • 12: Extra Problems

  • Chapter 13: Sequences and Series
    • 13.1: Sequences
    • 13.2: Defining Functions Using Sums: Arithmetic Series
    • 13.3: Finite Geometric Series
    • 13.4: Infinite Geometric Series
    • 13: Review Problems
    • 13: Extra Problems

  • Chapter 14: Parametric Equations and Conic Sections
    • 14.1: Parametric Equations
    • 14.2: Implicitly Defined Curves and Circles
    • 14.3: Ellipses
    • 14.4: Hyperbolas
    • 14.5: Geometric Properties of Conic Sections
    • 14.6: Hyperbolic Functions
    • 14: Review Problems
    • 14: Extra Problems


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Chapter 5: Logarithmic Functions
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Chapter 7: Trigonometry in Circles and Triangles
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Chapter 9: Trigonometric Identities and Their Applications
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Chapter 10: Compositions, Inverses, and Combinations of Functions
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Chapter 11: Polynomial and Rational Functions
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Chapter 12: Vectors and Matrices
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Chapter 13: Sequences and Series
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Chapter 14: Parametric Equations and Conic Sections
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