Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences

Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences Author(s): Soo T. Tan

Difference between 11th and 10th editions
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Key differences between 11th and 10th editions

  • Period between current and previous publications: 3 years (2014 vs 2011).
  • The first edition of Tan's Finite Mathematics text was published in 1991.
  • The 11th edition hasn't changed much from the previous 10th edition, but contains 48 pages more.
  • Increased emphasis on prerequisite skills in the accompanying Enhanced WebAssign course with the addition of Just-in-Time and Quick Prep Exercises.
  • Chapter 1:
    • Section 1.4 includes new application Smokers in the United States in self-check exercises.
    • Section 1.3 incorporates new data for the U.S. Health-Care Expenditures application, and students are shown how the new model for this application is
  • Chapter 3:
    • Section 3.1 includes new example 6, illustrating how to determine whether a point lies in a feasible set of inequalities.
    • New application Applied Example 7 "A Production Problem" shows how to use a solution set for a given system.
  • Chapter 5:
    • Section 5.3 includes 2 new exercises demonstrating the new Ability-to-Repay Rules for Mortgages adopted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Chapter 6:
    • Section 6.2 includes new example 5 showing how the solution of a system of linear equations can sometimes be used to help draw a Venn diagram.
  • Chapter 7:
    • Section 7.5 includes new example 8 showing the difference between mutually exclusive and independent events.
  • Chapter 8:
    • Section 8.2, Applied Example 8 "Commuting Times" demonstrates the calculation of expected value for grouped data
    • Section 8.3, Applied Example 4 "Married Men" explains the calculation of standard deviation for grouped data.
    • Using Technology subsections in Section 8.1 includes an new Applied Example 3 "Time Use of College Students" and new exercises showing how Excel can be used to design pie charts.
11th Edition of
Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences
eBook, 704 pages
eBook ISBN: 9781285965949
Published by: Cengage Learning, January 01, 2014
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10th Edition of
Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences
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eBook ISBN: 9781133171010
Published by: Wadsworth Publishing, February 01, 2013
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ISBN-10: 0840048149
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9th Edition of
Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences
Hardcover, 640 pages
ISBN-10: 0495387533
ISBN-13: 9780495387534
Published by: Cengage Learning, March 05, 2008
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