Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
  Top » Catalog » Books » Mathematics and Statistics » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Polycaprolactones: Properties, Applications and Selected Research
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
01.Algebra for Athletes 2nd Edition
02.Advanced Mathematics for Engineers with Applications in Stochastic Processes
03.Pseudo-Matroids and Cuts of Matroids
04.Dynamic Fuzzy Logic and its Applications
05.Advanced Mathematics for Engineers with Applications in Stochastic Processes
06.How to Solve Problems: New Methods and Ideas
07.Introduction to Graph and Hypergraph Theory
08.Engineering Perspectives of Human Society: Application of Control Theory, Game Theory, and Information Theory to Social Phenomena
09.Nonlinear Models in Mathematical Finance: New Research Trends in Option Pricing
10.The Mathematics of the Periodic Table
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Algebra for Athletes 2nd Edition
Tell A Friend
Tell someone you know about this product.
Algebra for Athletes 2nd Edition
Retail Price: $57.00
10% Online Discount
You Pay:

Authors: Cameron Bauer 
Book Description:
Algebra for Athletes capitalizes on the wealth of mathematical knowledge students already possess because of their familiarity with the scorekeeping and motion in sports. In this way, the book takes advanced concepts such as exponents, vector multiplication, and the unit circle to relate them to students everyday lives. While the book is meant to appeal to students who might not otherwise choose to study algebra, it employs highly challenging material, much of which is not taught until engineering school. Thus the book also provides a window to the professional world. Applications in accounting, aeronautical engineering, civil engineering and other fields are presented along with the sports examples.

Table of Contents:

Chapter 1 - Why Study Math?; pp. 1-2

Chapter 2 - Algebraic Laws; pp. 3-29

Chapter 3 - Weight Room Mechanics; pp. 31-59

Chapter 4 - Statistics and Probability; pp. 61-81

Chapter 5 - The Cartesian Coordinate System; pp. 83-102

Chapter 6 - Speed; pp. 103-139

Chapter 7 - Systems of Equations; pp. 141-152

Chapter 8 - Vectors; pp. 153-175

Chapter 9 - Parabolas; pp. 177-217

Chapter 10 - Polynomial Operations; pp. 219-228

Chapter 11 - Logarithms; pp. 229-238

Chapter 12 - Cyclical Motion; pp. 239-272

Chapter 13 - Complex Numbers; pp. 273-289

Chapter 14 - Infinite Series; pp. 291-294

Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises;pp. 295-305

Appendix A
Appendix B



   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2008
   Pages: 7 x 10 327 pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-60021-925-2
   Status: AV
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
Customers who bought this product also purchased
Translational Pain Research. Volume 2: Comparing Preclinical Studies and Clinical Pain Management. Lost in Translation?
Translational Pain Research. Volume 2: Comparing Preclinical Studies and Clinical Pain Management. Lost in Translation?
Pensions: Policies, New Reforms and Current Challenges
Pensions: Policies, New Reforms and Current Challenges
Special Focus Titles
01.Chinese Civilization in the 21st Century
02.Conflict and Communication: A Changing Asia in a Globalizing World - Social and Political Perspectives
03.True Islam, Jihad, and Terrorism: The Science of Islamic Foreign Policy
04.The Family Doctors: Images and Metaphors of the Family Doctor to Learn Family Medicine
05.International Book of Erectile Dysfunction
06.Post-Acute and Long Term Geriatric Care Clinical Advisor. Volume II
07.Intelligent Tutoring Systems: Structure, Applications and Challenges
08.Knowledge Creation: Going Beyond Published Financial Information
09.Theory of the Integer and Fractional Quantum Hall Effects
10.Geographic Distribution, Ecological Impact, and Conservation Strategies for North American Crayfish
11.Occurrences, Structure, Biosynthesis, and Health Benefits Based on Their Evidences of Medicinal Phytochemicals in Vegetables and Fruits. Volume 6
12.Innovative Bio-Products for Agriculture: Pig Manure Utilization and Treatment

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2016

Algebra for Athletes 2nd Edition