WorldCat Identities

Downing, Douglas

Overview
Works: 64 works in 242 publications in 4 languages and 15,750 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: QA76.15, 515
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Douglas Downing
Algebra, the easy way by Douglas Downing( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 2,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the fundamentals of algebra, including explanations of equations, negative numbers, exponents, roots, functions, graphs, and logarithms
Dictionary of computer and Internet terms by Douglas Downing( Book )

52 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dictionary presents more than 3200 key computer terms with definitions and includes descriptions of programming concepts
Calculus the easy way by Douglas Downing( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers all first-year calculus topics and includes practice exercises
Trigonometry, the easy way by Douglas Downing( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the principles of trigonometry and includes practice exercises with answers
Statistics the easy way by Douglas Downing( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the basics of statistics includes discussions of probability, random variables, the law of large numbers, and statistical estimation
Business statistics by Douglas Downing( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This updated title in Barron's Business Review series shows how to apply statistical methods to a variety of business situations in order to produce enlightening and profitable information. Topics covered include probability and hypothesis testing, random variables, polls and sampling, multiple linear regression, analyzing business data, decision theory, and more. Business Review books are designed for classroom use, but are also valuable as self-teaching volumes for businesspersons engaged in various fields. When used in college business courses, these titles make fine supplements to main textbooks. Instructors in adult education and brush-up programs often choose these books as their main classroom text. Each title includes review questions with answers. - Publisher
Dictionary of mathematics terms by Douglas Downing( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 700 definitions of terms used in algebra, geometry, analytic geometry, trigonometry, probability, statistics, logic, computer, math, and calculus
Dictionary of computer terms by Michael A Covington( Book )

23 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calculus the easy way by Douglas Downing( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barron's E-Z algebra by Douglas Downing( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the fundamentals of algebra, including explanations of equations, negative numbers, exponents, roots, functions, graphs, and logarithms
Barron's E-Z statistics by Douglas Downing( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents charts, graphs, diagrams, line illustrations, and explanations of random variables, probability, distributions, polls and sampling, linear regression, and other statistics topics, with exercises and practice questions to help check understanding of basic concepts
Barron's E-Z calculus by Douglas Downing( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The author of this imaginative self-teaching book tells an entertaining story about travels in the fictional land of Carmorra. In the process he introduces a series of problems and solves them by applying principles of calculus. Readers are introduced to derivatives, natural logarithms, exponential functions, differential equations, and much more. Skill-building exercises are presented at the end of every chapter..."--Publisher's description
Barron's E-Z trigonometry by Douglas Downing( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: This self-instruction book explains angles and triangles, and demonstrates the solutions to right triangle problems. Chapters that follow deal with trigonometric functions of sine, cosine, and tangent, radian measures, Pythagorean and other trigonometric identities, graphs of trigonometric functions, waves, polar coordinates, complex numbers, conic sections, spherical trigonometry, polynomial approximation for sin x and cos x, and more. Exercises follow every chapter with answers given at the back of the book. Barron's continues its ongoing project of updating, improving, and giving handsome new designs to its popular list of Easy Way titles, now re-named Barron's E-Z Series. The new cover designs reflect the books' brand-new page layouts, which feature extensive two-color treatment, a fresh, modern typeface, and more graphic material than ever. Charts, graphs, diagrams, instructive line illustrations, and where appropriate, amusing cartoons help to make learning E-Z. Barron's E-Z books are self-teaching manuals focused to improve students' grades across a wide array of academic and practical subjects. For most subjects, the skill level ranges between senior high school and college-101 standards. In addition to their self-teaching value, these books are also widely used as textbooks or textbook supplements in classroom settings. E-Z books review their subjects in detail, using both short quizzes and longer tests to help students gauge their learning progress. All exercises and tests come with answers. Subject heads and key phrases are set in a second color as an easy reference aid
Computer programming in BASIC the easy way : an introduction to computer programming by Douglas Downing( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the principles of computer programming in BASIC and includes exercises with answers
Quantitative methods by Douglas Downing( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer programming in Pascal the easy way by Douglas Downing( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom, opportunity, and security : economic policy and the political system by Douglas Downing( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A free economy provides the best hope for a just and prosperous society, but wise government policy is needed to ensure that society provides opportunity and economic security for all. This book ties together analysis of economic policy with analysis of the government structures needed to implement that policy
Java programming, the easy way by Douglas Downing( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of computer and Internet terms( )

in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computers and business tasks by Douglas Downing( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Algebra, the easy way
Alternative Names
Downing, D.

Downing, Douglas

Downing, Douglas A.

다우닝, 더글러스

Languages
English (164)

Spanish (10)

Chinese (2)

Swedish (1)

Covers
Dictionary of computer and Internet termsCalculus the easy wayTrigonometry, the easy wayStatistics the easy wayBusiness statisticsDictionary of mathematics termsDictionary of computer termsBarron's E-Z algebra