MATHEMATICAL APPLICATIONS FOR THE MANAGEMENT, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, 11th Edition, is intended for a two-semester applied calculus or combined finite mathematics and applied calculus course. The bookas concept-based approach, multiple presentation methods, and interesting and relevant applications keep students who typically take the course-business, economics, life sciences, and social sciences majors-engaged in the material. This edition retains the bookas real-life context by adding to and updating the substantial number of applications. It also continues the focus on modeling, with modeling problems now clearly labeled in the examples. A brief review of algebra prepares students with different backgrounds for the material in later chapters. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Lotteries In New York State there is a state lottery game called Pick 10. ... Poker What is the probability of being dealt a poker hand of 5 cards in which (a) all 5 cards are spades? ... In a certain department, 4 employees received excellent ratings, 15 received good ratings, and 1 received a marginal rating. ... APPLICATION PREVIEW | Suppose a department store has determined that a woman who uses a credit card in the current month will use it again next month with probability 0.8.
|Title||:||Mathematical Applications for the Management, Life, and Social Sciences|
|Author||:||Ronald Harshbarger, James J. Reynolds|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2015-01-01|