Larson, Ron 1941
Overview
Works:  662 works in 2,472 publications in 3 languages and 18,016 library holdings 

Genres:  Textbooks Examinations 
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Classifications:  QA303, 515 
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Most widely held works by
Ron Larson
Calculus with analytic geometry by
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92 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,413 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
92 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,413 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
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92 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,282 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
92 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,282 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
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87 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides both students and instructors with explanations of the mathematical concepts. This title is suitable for both students and instructors alike
87 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides both students and instructors with explanations of the mathematical concepts. This title is suitable for both students and instructors alike
Elementary statistics : picturing the world by
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53 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For algebrabased introductory statistics courses, statistics opens a window to the modern world, and this marketleading text makes it easy to understand! This text provides stepped out instruction, reallife examples and exercises, and the use of technology to offer the most accessible approach. The authors carefully develop theory through strong pedagogy, and examples show how statistics is used to picture and describe the world. In keeping with the premise that students learn best by doing, it includes more than 210 examples and more than 2300 exercises, to make the concepts of statistics a part of students' everyday lives
53 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For algebrabased introductory statistics courses, statistics opens a window to the modern world, and this marketleading text makes it easy to understand! This text provides stepped out instruction, reallife examples and exercises, and the use of technology to offer the most accessible approach. The authors carefully develop theory through strong pedagogy, and examples show how statistics is used to picture and describe the world. In keeping with the premise that students learn best by doing, it includes more than 210 examples and more than 2300 exercises, to make the concepts of statistics a part of students' everyday lives
Elementary linear algebra by
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76 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementary Linear Algebra offers a clear and concise presentation of linear algebra that balances theory with examples, applications, and geometric intuition.back cover
76 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementary Linear Algebra offers a clear and concise presentation of linear algebra that balances theory with examples, applications, and geometric intuition.back cover
Calculus of a single variable by
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62 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 651 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
62 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 651 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
Calculus by
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69 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed specifically for business, economics, or life/social sciences majors, this title motivates students while fostering understanding and mastery. It emphasises integrated and engaging applications that show students the realworl relevance of topics and concepts
69 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed specifically for business, economics, or life/social sciences majors, this title motivates students while fostering understanding and mastery. It emphasises integrated and engaging applications that show students the realworl relevance of topics and concepts
Algebra and trigonometry by
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46 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 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
46 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 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
Algebra 1 by
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51 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The content of Algebra 1 is organized around families of functions, with special emphasis on linear and quadratic functions
51 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The content of Algebra 1 is organized around families of functions, with special emphasis on linear and quadratic functions
Geometry by
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42 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essentials of geometry  Reasoning and proof  Parallel and perpendicular lines  Congruent triangles  Relationships within triangles  Similarity  Right triangles and trigonometry  Quadrilaterals  Properties of transformations  Properties of circles  Measuring length and area  Surface area and volume of solids
42 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essentials of geometry  Reasoning and proof  Parallel and perpendicular lines  Congruent triangles  Relationships within triangles  Similarity  Right triangles and trigonometry  Quadrilaterals  Properties of transformations  Properties of circles  Measuring length and area  Surface area and volume of solids
Algebra 2 by
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50 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Equations and inequalities  Linear equations and functions  Linear systems and matrices  Quadratic functions and factoring  Polynomials and polynomial functions  Rational exponents and radical functions  Exponential and logarithmic functions  Rational functions  Quadratic relations and conic sections  Counting methods and probability  Data analysis and statistics  Sequences and series  Trigonometric ratios and functions  Trigonometric graphs, identities, and equations
50 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Equations and inequalities  Linear equations and functions  Linear systems and matrices  Quadratic functions and factoring  Polynomials and polynomial functions  Rational exponents and radical functions  Exponential and logarithmic functions  Rational functions  Quadratic relations and conic sections  Counting methods and probability  Data analysis and statistics  Sequences and series  Trigonometric ratios and functions  Trigonometric graphs, identities, and equations
Intermediate algebra by
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39 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
39 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trigonometry by
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48 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Test Item File and Instructor's Resource Guide
48 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Test Item File and Instructor's Resource Guide
Brief calculus with applications by
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26 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
26 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief calculus : an applied approach by
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28 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
28 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Precalculus with limits : a graphing approach by
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31 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 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
31 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 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
Elementary algebra by
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23 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 277 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
23 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 277 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
Calculus : an applied approach by
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29 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
29 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Precalculus with limits by
Ron Larson(
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34 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
34 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Larson, Roland E. 1941
Larson, Roland E. (Roland Edwin), 1941
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Larson, Ron
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