Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences | 10 Edition
View all Prices by Retailer
Details about Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences:
Soo Tan’s APPLIED CALCULUS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Ninth Edition balances applications, pedagogy, and technology to provide you with the context you need to stay motivated in the course and interested in the material. Accessible for majors and non-majors alike, the text uses an intuitive approach that introduces abstract concepts through examples drawn from common, real-life experiences to which you can relate. It also draws applications from numerous professional fields of interest. In addition, insightful Portfolios highlight the careers of real people and discuss how they incorporate math into their daily work activities. Numerous exercises ensure that you have a solid understanding of concepts before advancing to the next topic. Algebra review notes, keyed to the review chapter Preliminaries, appear where and when you need them. The text’s exciting array of supplements equips you with extensive learning support to help you make the most of your study time.
Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Major: MD-PhD Candidate in Math, Science, and Standardized Tests
I am a fifth-year MD-PhD candidate and I do dermatology research. My standardized test scores were always strong: SAT 1550/1600, MCAT 41/45, and GMAT 780/800. Those scores are within the 99%-tile. Why is this important? As opposed to class tests where the teacher designs a class geared towards leading you to an answer, standardized tests are designed to trick you! I did well on these tests because I know how to avoid traps and I have a formula for success.... Read more