Preparing for College Physics
by David Murdock
Publisher: TTU 2002
Number of pages: 64
In this booklet I've tried to pick out the bits of your math courses that you will really need to get through your first courses in physics and chemistry. In addition, I give some directions on how to use an inexpensive scientific calculator.
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by Neels van der Westhuizen, et al. - Siyavula
Contents: Introduction; Exponents; Surds; Error margins; Quadratic sequences; Finance; Solving quadratic equations; Solving quadratic inequalities; Solving simultaneous equations; Mathematical models; Quadratic functions and graphs; etc.
- Naval Education and Training
Contents: Number systems and sets; Positive integers; Signed numbers; Common fractions; Decimals; Percentage and measurement; Exponents and radicals; Logarithms and the slide rule; Fundamentals of algebra; Factoring polynomials; and more.
by A. Ziwet, L.A. Hopkins, E.R. Hedrick - The Macmillan Company
The book combines analytic geometry and topics traditionally treated in college algebra that depend upon geometric representation. Through this combination it becomes possible to show the student more directly the meaning of these subjects.
by Dan Umbarger - Brown Books Publishing Group
These materials show the evolution of logarithmic ideas over 350 years. A quick review of mathematics as it was practiced for hundreds of years would be helpful for many students in understanding logarithms as they are still used today.