Author(s): Margaret L. Lial, John Hornsby, Terry McGinnisDifference between 8th and 7th editions Side by side comparison of table of contents helps to figure out the most significant changes. |

**Key differences between 8th and 7th editions**

- Period between current and previous publications: 4 years (2015 vs 2011).
- Content changes in the Eighth Edition:
- Eighth Edition of Lial's
*Algebra for College Students*contains new Mixed Review Exercises. **Chapter 1:**Section 1.2 provides new health care formulas.**Chapter 7:**Section 7.3 has a new objective and discussion, examples, and exercises on equations and graphs of circles.**Chapter 10:**Sections 10.2 and 10.3 include new objective, examples and exercises on useing of calculators to evaluate logarithmic and exponential functions.

Algebra for College Students

Published by: Pearson, February 07, 2015

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with MyMathLab Access

**Hardcover**, 936 pages

Published by: Pearson, February 08, 2015

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Algebra for College Students

Published by: Pearson, January 29, 2011

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**Hardcover**, 936 pages

Published by: Pearson, May 01, 2011

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$80.00 |
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Algebra for College Students

Published by: Addison Wesley, April 16, 2007

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$26.00 |
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plus MyMathLab Student Access Kit

**Hardcover**

Published by: Addison Wesley, June 04, 2007

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$73.73 |
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**Saving advice**

- Used 8th edition can save you
**$141.7**over the new one. -
Used previous 7th edition costs
**$30.76**less than the used 8th.