# Elementary Algebra for College Students

**ISBN 13:**## 9780130800336

**ISBN 10:**## 0130800333

**Edition:**5th**Format:**Hardcover**Copyright:**08/01/1999**Publisher:**Pearson College Div- Newer Edition

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### Summary

An emphasis on the practical applications of algebra motivates students and encourages them to see algebra as an important part of their daily lives. The student-friendly writing style uses short, clear sentences and easy-to-understand language, and the outstanding pedagogical program makes the material easy to follow and comprehend. The Fifth Edition places a stronger emphasis on problem solving, incorporating it as a theme throughout the text. 4-color hardback text w/complete text-specific instructor and student print/media supplement package AMATYC/NCTM Standards of Content and Pedagogy integrated in preview and Perspective Chapter Openers, Graded Exercise Sets, Real-World Applications, Writing Exercises, Group Activity/Challenge problems and Calculator Corners Boxes Many step-by-step worked-out examples provide students with detailed explanation throughout the sections Helpful Hints, Common Student Error Boxes, Chapter Summaries and Practice Tests included in each chapter help students study math and review for tests Cumulative Reviews are included in every other chapter and a unique Section 1.1Study Skills for Success in Mathematics, preps students with a study skills discussion and exercise set.