Hostetler, Robert P.
Overview
Works:  229 works in 856 publications in 2 languages and 8,896 library holdings 

Genres:  Textbooks Examinations 
Roles:  Author 
Classifications:  QA303, 515 
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Most widely held works by
Robert P Hostetler
Calculus with analytic geometry by
Ron Larson(
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83 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Larson CALCULUS program has a long history of innovation in the calculus market. It has been widely praised by a generation of users for its solid and effective pedagogy that addresses the needs of a broad range of teaching and learning styles and environments. Each title is just one component in a comprehensive calculus course program that carefully integrates and coordinates print, media, and technology products for successful teaching and learning
83 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Larson CALCULUS program has a long history of innovation in the calculus market. It has been widely praised by a generation of users for its solid and effective pedagogy that addresses the needs of a broad range of teaching and learning styles and environments. Each title is just one component in a comprehensive calculus course program that carefully integrates and coordinates print, media, and technology products for successful teaching and learning
College algebra by
Ron Larson(
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64 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the bestseller in its field, College Algebra, 5/e, offers both instructors and students a more solid, comprehensive, and flexible program than ever before. The text's unparalleled exercises, motivating reallife applications, cuttingedge design, and innovative ancillaries and technology resources make it the most supportive program available for teaching and learning college algebra. Interactive College Algebra 2.0 CDROM provides detailed solutions to every odd exercise in the text, selfassessment testing, a builtin Meridian Graphing Calculator Emulator, animations, video clips, simulations and editable graphs, and the entire contents of the text. For those who prefer a webbased program, Internet College Algebra 1.0 is an interactive textspecific subscription web site offering all of the above features plus opportunities for interaction online with peers and instructors. Four student success tools designed to help students approach the material with confidence include a chapteropening guide, How to study this chapter; sectionopening objectives and reallife applications, What you should learn and Why you should learn it; and chapter summaries, What did you learn? Each exercise set concludes with Synthesis Exercises, promoting further exploration, critical thinking, and writing; and ReviewExercises. Special Algebra of Calculus exercises help prepare students for the future study of calculus. Exploration sections introduce select topics to engage students in active discovery of mathematical concepts and relationships, often using the power of technology. Additional learning tools are placed throughout the text to create a rich learning environment: Study Tips, Historical Notes, Writing about Mathematics, Chapter projects, Chapter Review Exercises, Chapter Tests, Cumulative Tests, and an extensive art program
64 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the bestseller in its field, College Algebra, 5/e, offers both instructors and students a more solid, comprehensive, and flexible program than ever before. The text's unparalleled exercises, motivating reallife applications, cuttingedge design, and innovative ancillaries and technology resources make it the most supportive program available for teaching and learning college algebra. Interactive College Algebra 2.0 CDROM provides detailed solutions to every odd exercise in the text, selfassessment testing, a builtin Meridian Graphing Calculator Emulator, animations, video clips, simulations and editable graphs, and the entire contents of the text. For those who prefer a webbased program, Internet College Algebra 1.0 is an interactive textspecific subscription web site offering all of the above features plus opportunities for interaction online with peers and instructors. Four student success tools designed to help students approach the material with confidence include a chapteropening guide, How to study this chapter; sectionopening objectives and reallife applications, What you should learn and Why you should learn it; and chapter summaries, What did you learn? Each exercise set concludes with Synthesis Exercises, promoting further exploration, critical thinking, and writing; and ReviewExercises. Special Algebra of Calculus exercises help prepare students for the future study of calculus. Exploration sections introduce select topics to engage students in active discovery of mathematical concepts and relationships, often using the power of technology. Additional learning tools are placed throughout the text to create a rich learning environment: Study Tips, Historical Notes, Writing about Mathematics, Chapter projects, Chapter Review Exercises, Chapter Tests, Cumulative Tests, and an extensive art program
Precalculus by
Ron Larson(
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55 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Precálculo, en su 7{487} ed., y publicado por primera vez por Reverté, sigue proveyendo tanto a estudiantes como profesores con explicaciones coherentemente estructuradas de los conceptos matemáticos. Diseñado para un curso de uno o dos semestres para estudiantes que tomarán posteriormente un curso de cálculo
55 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Precálculo, en su 7{487} ed., y publicado por primera vez por Reverté, sigue proveyendo tanto a estudiantes como profesores con explicaciones coherentemente estructuradas de los conceptos matemáticos. Diseñado para un curso de uno o dos semestres para estudiantes que tomarán posteriormente un curso de cálculo
Algebra and trigonometry by
Ron Larson(
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31 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A firm foundation in algebra is necessary for success in collegelevel mathematics courses. [The book] is designed to help students develop their proficiency in algebra, and so strength their understanding of the underlying concepts. Although the basic concepts of algebra are reviewed in the text, it is assumed that most students taking this course have completed two years of high school algebra. The text takes every opportunity to show how algebra is a modern modeling language for reallife problems Pref
31 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A firm foundation in algebra is necessary for success in collegelevel mathematics courses. [The book] is designed to help students develop their proficiency in algebra, and so strength their understanding of the underlying concepts. Although the basic concepts of algebra are reviewed in the text, it is assumed that most students taking this course have completed two years of high school algebra. The text takes every opportunity to show how algebra is a modern modeling language for reallife problems Pref
Precalculus : a graphing approach by
Ron Larson(
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28 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
28 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calculus of a single variable by
Ron Larson(
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30 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This [text] provides a range of conceptual, technological, and creative tools that make it easier for instructors to teach and provide students with resources that help them more fully understand the rigors of Calculus.Back cover
30 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This [text] provides a range of conceptual, technological, and creative tools that make it easier for instructors to teach and provide students with resources that help them more fully understand the rigors of Calculus.Back cover
Brief calculus with applications by
Ron Larson(
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19 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trigonometry by
Ron Larson(
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27 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Test Item File and Instructor's Resource Guide
27 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Test Item File and Instructor's Resource Guide
Intermediate algebra : graphs and functions by
Ron Larson(
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18 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementary algebra by
Ron Larson(
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13 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this edition, the emphasis is on helping student learn a variety of numeric. The text provides many opportunities for students to sharpen problemsolving skills. In both the examples and the exercises, students are asked to apply verbal, numerical, analytical, and graphical approaches to problem solving
13 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this edition, the emphasis is on helping student learn a variety of numeric. The text provides many opportunities for students to sharpen problemsolving skills. In both the examples and the exercises, students are asked to apply verbal, numerical, analytical, and graphical approaches to problem solving
Precalculus with limits : a graphing approach by
Ron Larson(
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19 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To help prepare students who intend to move on to Calculus, especially for high school courses that require the use of a graphing calculator. Engages students in active discovery of mathematical concepts, strengthening critical thinking skills and helping them to develop an intuitive understanding of theoretical concepts. Many examples present sidebyside solutions with multiple approaches  algebraic, graphical, and numerical
19 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To help prepare students who intend to move on to Calculus, especially for high school courses that require the use of a graphing calculator. Engages students in active discovery of mathematical concepts, strengthening critical thinking skills and helping them to develop an intuitive understanding of theoretical concepts. Many examples present sidebyside solutions with multiple approaches  algebraic, graphical, and numerical
Intermediate algebra by
Ron Larson(
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15 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calculus : early transcendental functions by
Ron Larson(
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14 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This threesemester calculus textbook presents the principles and applications of calculus. Topics include: continuity and limits, differentiation and integration of algebraic and trigonometric functions, fundamental theorem of the calculus, applications of the derivative to curve sketching, rectilinear motion, maximum/minimum problems, and related rates, applications to the integral to problems of area, volume, arc length, and work. In addition to the beginning concepts of calculus this text also provides instruction in the differentiation and integration of transcendental functions, standard techniques of integration, curves in polar coordinates, and sequences and series, multivariable calculus, partial differentiation, two and three dimensional vectors, Stokes and divergence theorems, and differential equations
14 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This threesemester calculus textbook presents the principles and applications of calculus. Topics include: continuity and limits, differentiation and integration of algebraic and trigonometric functions, fundamental theorem of the calculus, applications of the derivative to curve sketching, rectilinear motion, maximum/minimum problems, and related rates, applications to the integral to problems of area, volume, arc length, and work. In addition to the beginning concepts of calculus this text also provides instruction in the differentiation and integration of transcendental functions, standard techniques of integration, curves in polar coordinates, and sequences and series, multivariable calculus, partial differentiation, two and three dimensional vectors, Stokes and divergence theorems, and differential equations
Calculus with analytic geometry by
Ron Larson(
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1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementary and intermediate algebra : a combined course by
Ron Larson(
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8 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebra Text Book, contains answers to odd numbered problems
8 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebra Text Book, contains answers to odd numbered problems
Algebra and trigonometry : a graphing approach by
Ron Larson(
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8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Precalculus with limits by
Ron Larson(
Book
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12 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Multivariable calculus by
Ron Larson(
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9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calculus I, with precalculus : a oneyear course by
Ron Larson(
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6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trigonometry by
Ron Larson(
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4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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