By Earl Swokowski, Jeffery A. Cole

The newest version within the hugely revered Swokowski/Cole precalculus sequence keeps the weather that experience made it so well-liked by teachers and scholars alike: its exposition is obvious, the time-tested workout units characteristic a number of purposes, its uncluttered structure is attractive, and the trouble point of difficulties is acceptable and constant. Mathematically sound, ALGEBRA AND TRIGONOMETRY WITH ANALYTIC GEOMETRY, vintage variation, 12E, successfully prepares scholars for extra classes in arithmetic via its very good, time-tested challenge units.

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Since division by zero is not allowed, the domain of p͞q consists of all real numbers except those that make the denominator zero. Two illustrations are given in the chart. 4 Fractional Expressions 41 In most of our work we will be concerned with rational expressions in which both numerator and denominator are polynomials in only one variable. 1, replacing the letters a, b, c, and d with polynomials. The following property is of particular importance, where bd 0: ad a d a a ϭ и ϭ и1ϭ bd b d b b We sometimes describe this simplification process by saying that a common nonzero factor in the numerator and denominator of a quotient may be canceled.

Express your answer in scientific form. 60 Large prime numbers The number 244,497 Ϫ 1 is prime. At the time that this number was determined to be prime, it took one of the world’s fastest computers about 60 days to verify that it was prime. This computer was capable of performing 2 ϫ 1011 calculations per second. Use scientific form to estimate the number of calculations needed to perform this computation. ) 61 Tornado pressure When a tornado passes near a building, there is a rapid drop in the outdoor pressure and the indoor pressure does not have time to change.

2 If n ϭ 2, we write 2a instead of 2 a and call 2a the principal square 3 root of a or, simply, the square root of a. The number 2 a is the (principal) cube root of a. ILLUS TRATION n The Principal nth Root 2a ϭ 4, since 42 ϭ 16. 1 1 1 5 1 ͙35 32 ϭ 2, since ͑ 2 ͒ ϭ 323. 2Ϫ8 ϭ Ϫ2, since ͑Ϫ2͒ ϭ Ϫ8. 4 2Ϫ16 is not a real number. 216 Note that 216 Ϯ4, since, by definition, roots of positive real numbers are positive. ” n To complete our terminology, the expression 2 a is a radical, the number a is the radicand, and n is the index of the radical.