Basic College Mathematics: An Applied Approach
Key differences between 10th and 9th editions
 Period between current and previous publications: 3 years (2013 vs 2010).
 Aufmann & Lockwood's book was first published in 1991.
 The 10th Ed. consists of 8 chapters just as its predecessor.
 Projects or Group Activities have been updated and moved to the end of each set of exercises.
 Chapter A "AIM for Success" has been updated and is now the first chapter in the text. Chapter A outlines study skills that are used by students who have been successful in this course. Topics include how to stay motivated, making a commitment to success, how to manage your time, and preparing for and taking tests.
 Section 1.5 "Division of Whole Numbers" offers additional exercises on quotients and dividends that contain zero.
 Section 3.1 "Introduction to Decimals" offers a new discussion on comparing decimals.
 Chapter 6 "Applications for Business and Consumers" presents new and expanded Monthly Payment Table to calculate mortgage and car loan payments.
10th Edition of
Basic College Mathematics: An Applied Approach
eBook, 720 pages
eBook ISBN: 9781285415321
Published by: Wadsworth Publishing, February 01, 2013
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9th Edition of
Basic College Mathematics: An Applied Approach
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eBook ISBN: 9781111788100
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Basic College Mathematics: An Applied Approach
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ISBN13: 9780618503056
Published by: Houghton Mifflin, January 07, 2005
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