This bestselling author team explains concepts simply and clearly, without glossing over difficult points. Problem solving and mathematical modeling are introduced early and reinforced throughout, providing students with a solid foundation in the principles of mathematical thinking. Comprehensive and evenly paced, the book provides complete coverage of the function concept, and integrates a significant amount of graphing calculator material to help students develop insight into mathematical ideas. The authorsa attention to detail and clarityathe same as found in James Stewartas market-leading Calculus textais what makes this text the proven market leader. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Angle of depression Angle of elevation Horizontal Horizontal Line of sight Line of sight FIguRe 9 The next example gives an important application of trigonometry to the problem of measurement: We measure the height of a tall tree withoutanbsp;...

Title | : | Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus |

Author | : | James Stewart, Lothar Redlin, Saleem Watson |

Publisher | : | Cengage Learning - 2015-01-01 |

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