Product Cover Image

College Mathematics: 2009 Update

By Cheryl Cleaves, Margie Hobbs

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jul 25, 2008


This text is designed for students in a broad range of career programs that require a solid understanding of basic math, elementary algebra, trigonometry, and geometry. The 2009 Update of this popular text continues a tradition of evolving to reflect today’s work environment and deliver math instruction using the best print and electronic teaching methods and delivery systems available.


Students who will benefit from this text include: Allied Health, Nursing, Computer Technology, Aviation, the Industrial Trades and Technologies, Electronics, CAD, Drafting, Architecture, Agriculture, Telecommunication, Auto/Diesel, Criminal Justice, Fire Science, Business, Hospitality, and Culinary/Food Safety programs.


Note: This is the standalone book, if you want the book/access card order the ISBN below;


032195971X / 9780321959713 College Mathematics: 2009 Update plus MyMathLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package

Package consists of:   

0135024331 / 9780135024331 College Mathematics: 2009 Update

0321431308 / 9780321431301 MyMathLab/MyStatLab -- Glue-in Access Card

0321654064 / 9780321654069 MyMathLab Inside Star Sticker

Table of Contents

Chapter 1         Review of Basic Concepts

Chapter 2         Review of Fractions

Chapter 3         Percents

Chapter 4         Measurement

Chapter 5         Signed Numbers and Powers of 10

Chapter 6         Statistics

Chapter 7         Linear Equations   

Chapter 8         Ratio and Proportion

Chapter 9         Graphing Linear Equations

Chapter 10       Systems of Linear Equations

Chapter 11       Powers and Polynomials

Chapter 12       Roots and Radicals

Chapter 13       Factoring

Chapter 14       Rational Expressions and Equations

Chapter 15       Quadratic and Higher-Degree Equations

Chapter 16       Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

Chapter 17       Inequalities and Absolute Values

Chapter 18       Geometry

Chapter 19       Triangles

Chapter 20       Right Triangle Trigonometry

Chapter 21       Trigonometry with Any Angle

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-13-502433-1

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-502433-1

Format: Alternate Binding

This title is currently unavailable on myPearsonStore.
We recommend College Mathematics, 9th Edition as a replacement.

Digital Choices ?

MyLab & Mastering with Pearson eText is a complete digital substitute for a print value pack at a lower price.

MyLab & Mastering ?

MyLab & Mastering products deliver customizable content and highly personalized study paths, responsive learning tools, and real-time evaluation and diagnostics. MyLab & Mastering products help move students toward the moment that matters most—the moment of true understanding and learning.