Sorry, this item is currently unavailable.

Meteorology Today (with CengageNOW Printed Access Card)

ISBN: 9780495011620 | 0495011622
Edition: 8th
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brooks Cole
Pub. Date: 2/16/2006

Why Rent from Knetbooks?

Because Knetbooks knows college students. Our rental program is designed to save you time and money. Whether you need a textbook for a semester, quarter or even a summer session, we have an option for you. Simply select a rental period, enter your information and your book will be on its way!

Top 5 reasons to order all your textbooks from Knetbooks:

  • We have the lowest prices on thousands of popular textbooks
  • Free shipping both ways on ALL orders
  • Most orders ship within 48 hours
  • Need your book longer than expected? Extending your rental is simple
  • Our customer support team is always here to help
METEOROLOGY TODAY has for many years been one of the most widely used and authoritative texts for the introductory meteorology course. This eighth edition sees improvements in flexibility for instructors and strengthened learning solutions for students. Author C. Donald Ahrens has been widely praised for his ability to explain relatively complicated ideas so that even under-prepared students can understand them. The text's clear and inviting narrative is supplemented by numerous pedagogical features that help augment students' understanding. Introductory stories found at the beginning of each chapter draw students naturally into the discussion. In-chapter reviews help students master concepts while they study, and four types of end-of-chapter exercises provide opportunities for everything from further review to in-class discussion questions. In addition to these in-text learning aids, the eighth edition sees a complete integration with MeteorologyNow?, the first assessment-driven and student-centered online learning solution created specifically for this course. MeteorologyNow? uses a series of chapter-specific diagnostic tests to build a personalized learning plan for each student, allowing students to focus their study time on specific areas of weaknesses. Each personalized learning plan directs students to specific chapter sections and concept-driven multimedia tutorials designed to augment their understanding. The new edition is available in its original nineteen chapter "classic" version, or as a "core" version, which features only the most popular sixteen chapters. The "core" version sacrifices none of the detail that the course needs, but eliminates chapters that may not be directly covered in class. Looking for more flexibility? With the Thomson TextChoice custom solution program, instructors can select and reorganize chapters to perfectly match their syllabus, thereby creating the ideal text solution for the course.

Related Products

  • Meteorology Today, 9th Edition
    Meteorology Today, 9th Edition
  • Outlines and Highlights for Meteorology Today by Ahrens, C Donald, Isbn : 9780495011620
    Outlines and Highlights for Me...
  • Meteorology Today
    Meteorology Today
  • Meteorology Today An Introduction to Weather, Climate, and the Environment (Non-InfoTrac Version)
    Meteorology Today An Introduct...
  • Meteorology Today
    Meteorology Today
  • Outlines and Highlights for Meteorology Today by C Donald Ahrens, Isbn : 9780495555735
    Outlines and Highlights for Me...
  • Meteorology Today
    Meteorology Today
  • Meteorology Today An Introduction to Weather, Climate, and the Environment
    Meteorology Today An Introduct...
  • Meteorology Today With Infotrac
    Meteorology Today With Infotrac
  • Outlines & Highlights for Meteorology Today
    Outlines & Highlights for Mete...

Please wait while this item is added to your cart...