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Larson, Ron 1941-

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Works: 681 works in 2,339 publications in 3 languages and 17,812 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks  Examinations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QA303, 515
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Most widely held works by Ron Larson
Calculus with analytic geometry by Ron Larson( Book )

131 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,539 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 : concepts and models by Ron Larson( Book )

91 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the best-seller 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 real-life applications, cutting-edge 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 CD-ROM provides detailed solutions to every odd exercise in the text, self-assessment testing, a built-in Meridian Graphing Calculator Emulator, animations, video clips, simulations and editable graphs, and the entire contents of the text. For those who prefer a web-based program, Internet College Algebra 1.0 is an interactive text-specific 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 chapter-opening guide, How to study this chapter; section-opening objectives and real-life 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( Book )

91 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,015 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 Ron Larson( Book )

52 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For algebra-based introductory statistics courses, statistics opens a window to the modern world, and this market-leading text makes it easy to understand! This text provides stepped out instruction, real-life 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
Algebra and trigonometry by Ron Larson( Book )

61 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A firm foundation in algebra is necessary for success in college-level 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 real-life problems -Pref
Elementary linear algebra by Ron Larson( Book )

54 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 659 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 Ron Larson( Book )

48 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 628 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
Trigonometry by Ron Larson( Book )

55 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Test Item File and Instructor's Resource Guide
Precalculus : a graphing approach by Ron Larson( Book )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geometry by Ron Larson( Book )

41 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 425 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
Brief calculus with applications by Ron Larson( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algebra 1 by Ron Larson( Book )

38 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The content of Algebra 1 is organized around families of functions, with special emphasis on linear and quadratic functions
Algebra 2 by Ron Larson( Book )

48 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 361 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
Calculus by Ron Larson( Book )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 319 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 real-worl relevance of topics and concepts
Brief calculus : an applied approach by Ron Larson( Book )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calculus : early transcendental functions by Ron Larson( Book )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-semester 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
Elementary algebra by Ron Larson( Book )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 279 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 problem-solving skills. In both the examples and the exercises, students are asked to apply verbal, numerical, analytical, and graphical approaches to problem solving
Intermediate algebra by Ron Larson( Book )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intermediate algebra : graphs and functions by Ron Larson( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precalculus with limits : a graphing approach by Ron Larson( Book )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 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 side-by-side solutions with multiple approaches -- algebraic, graphical, and numerical
 
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Calculus with analytic geometry
Alternative Names
Larson, R. E.

Larson, Roland E.

Larson, Roland E. 1941-

Larson, Roland E. (Roland Edwin), 1941-

Larson, Roland Edwin 1941-

Larson, Ron

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College algebra : concepts and modelsPrecalculusElementary statistics : picturing the worldAlgebra and trigonometryElementary linear algebraCalculus of a single variableTrigonometryPrecalculus : a graphing approach