For courses in business mathematics at the freshman/sophomore levels.
Mathematics for Business provides practical, up-to-date coverage of the mathematical techniques students must master to succeed in business today. Covering more algebra than competing books, it looks at a range of topics such as payroll records, inflation and the time value of money, range and standard deviation and index numbers. Examples and problems relate to real world events and personal finance issues so material is relevant to students. This tenth edition is supported by MyMathLab, includes over 150 new problems, uses Apple as a case study illustration, and addresses the global financial crisis and personal debt.
Table of Contents
PART I: BASIC MATHEMATICS
1. Problem Solving and Operations with Fractions
2. Equations and Formulas
4. Business Statistics
PART II: BASIC BUSINESS APPLICATIONS
5. Banking Services
8. Risk Management
PART III: Mathematics of Retailing
9. Mathematics of Buying
11. Markdown and Inventory Control
PART IV: MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE
12. Simple Interest
13. Notes and Bank Discount
14. Compound Interest
15. Annuities and Sinking Funds
16. Business and Consumer Loans
PART V: ACCOUNTING AND OTHER APPLICATIONS
18. Financial Statements and Ratios
19. Distribution of Profits, Stocks, and Bonds
APPENDIX A: CALCULATOR BASICS
APPENDIX B: THE METRIC SYSTEM
APPENDIX C: INTEREST TABLES
APPENDIX D: CALENDAR AND IMPORTANT FORMULAS
Answers to Selected Exercises
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Mathematics for Business, CourseSmart eTextbook, 10th Edition
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$97.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-307499-4