Thinking Mathematically

Thinking Mathematically Author(s): Robert F. Blitzer

Difference between 6th and 5th editions
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Key differences between 6th and 5th editions

  • Period between current and previous publications: 4 years (2014 vs 2010).
  • For the first time Blitzer's Thinking Mathematically textbook was published in 2000.
  • The Sixth Ed. consists of 14 chapters, while its Fifth predecessor was of 15 chapters.
  • Reorganized chapter 8 "Personal Finance" -- formerly chapter 8 "Consumer Mathematics and Financial Management".
    • Two separate sections on percent, sales tax, and income tax -- 8.1 "Percent, Sales Tax, and Discounts" and 8.2 "Income Tax"
    • New sections 8.6 "Cars" and 8.7 "The Cost of Home Ownership"
  • Former chapter 13 "Mathematical Systems" has been removed.
  • Several new topics:
    • "Integers, Karma, and Exponents" (Section 5.2)
    • "Using Algebra to Measure Blood-Alcohol Concentration" (Section 6.1)
    • "Big Fears and their Odds" (Section 11.5)
6th Edition of
Thinking Mathematically
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eBook ISBN: 9780321915429
Published by: Pearson, March 03, 2014
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Hardcover, 939 pages
ISBN-10: 0321923235
ISBN-13: 9780321923233
Published by: Pearson, January 17, 2014
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ISBN-10: 0321867327
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5th Edition of
Thinking Mathematically
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Hardcover, 960 pages
ISBN-10: 0321744446
ISBN-13: 9780321744449
Published by: Pearson, July 09, 2010
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Loose Leaf, 866 pages
ISBN-10: 0321706056
ISBN-13: 9780321706058
Published by: Pearson, January 17, 2010
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Loose Leaf, 960 pages
ISBN-10: 0321691121
ISBN-13: 9780321691125
Published by: Pearson, January 16, 2010
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ISBN-10: 0321645855
ISBN-13: 9780321645852
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4th Edition of
Thinking Mathematically
Hardcover, 870 pages
ISBN-10: 0131346784
ISBN-13: 9780131346789
Published by: Pearson, February 28, 2007
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Hardcover, 900 pages
ISBN-10: 0131752049
ISBN-13: 9780131752047
Published by: Prentice Hall, December 31, 2006
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Instructor's Edition
Hardcover
ISBN-10: 0131752065
ISBN-13: 9780131752061
Published by: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006
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