When Are We Ever Going To Use This Stuff?
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When Are We Ever Going to Use This Stuff? emphasizes practical application over symbolic manipulation across several different topics that are ideal for the liberal arts major. Students learn where, when, why, and how the math will help them in their lives. The subject matter includes consumer math, apportionment, statistics, probability, set theory, geometry, right triangle trigonometry, and voting techniques, with the history of mathematics as a consistent motivational thread throughout. Concepts are taught within familiar contexts, with a focus on the development of problem-solving skills.
When Are We Ever Going to Use This Stuff? is a fresh, student-friendly offering for lower-division courses that meet the math requirement for liberal arts students.
Active Learning ISBN: 978-1-5165-0135-9
Cognella Active Learning is available for this title! Adopting instructors can provide students with dynamic online learning activities that reinforce key concepts from the text, provide engaging educational experiences, support various learning styles, and make coursework fun. Please note: students must purchase the Cognella Active Learning component to access the course activities online.
Cognella Active Learning activities for this title include:
- 40 video lessons with nearly 5 hours of instruction that take students step-by-step through sample problems
- 30 quizzes with 475 questions
- 6 decks of digital flashcards designed to cover main terms and concepts in the text
- 23 'check yourself' study games for students review
- 24 practice problem worksheets that can be used for additional drilling or as homework assignments
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