the linear algebra survival guide

The Linear Algebra Survival Guide
Author: Fred Szabo
Publisher: Academic Press
Release Date: 2015-02-27
Pages: 438
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The Linear Algebra Survival Guide offers a concise introduction to the difficult core topics of linear algebra, guiding you through the powerful graphic displays and visualization of Mathematica that make the most abstract theories seem simple - allowing you to tackle realistic problems using simple mathematical manipulations. This resource is therefore a guide to learning the content of Mathematica in a practical way, enabling you to manipulate potential solutions/outcomes, and learn creatively. No starting knowledge of the Mathematica system is required to use the book. Desktop, laptop, web-based versions of Mathematica are available on all major platforms. Mathematica Online for tablet and smartphone systems are also under development and increases the reach of the guide as a general reference, teaching and learning tool. Includes computational oriented information that complements the essential topics in linear algebra. Presents core topics in a simple, straightforward way with examples for exploring computational illustrations, graphics, and displays using Mathematica. Provides numerous examples of short code in the text, which can be modified for use with exercises to develop graphics displays for teaching, learning, and demonstrations.

Linear Algebra With Mathematica
Author: Fred Szabo
Publisher: Academic Press
Release Date: 2000-02-14
Pages: 664
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Linear Algebra: An Introduction With Mathematica uses a matrix-based presentation and covers the standard topics any mathematician will need to understand linear algebra while using Mathematica. Development of analytical and computational skills is emphasized, and worked examples provide step-by-step methods for solving basic problems using Mathematica. The subject's rich pertinence to problem solving across disciplines is illustrated with applications in engineering, the natural sciences, computer animation, and statistics. Includes a thematic presentation of linear algebra Provides a systematic integration of Mathematica Encourages students to appreciate the benefits of mathematical rigor All exercises can be solved with Mathematica

Linear Algebra With Mathematica  Student Solutions Manual
Author: Fred Szabo
Publisher: Elsevier
Release Date: 2000-09-21
Pages: 267
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This book introduces interested readers, practitioners, and researchers to Mathematica$ methods for solving practical problems in linear algebra. It contains step-by-step solutions of problems in computer science, economics, engineering, mathematics, statistics, and other areas of application. Each chapter contains both elementary and more challenging problems, grouped by fields of application, and ends with a set of exercises. Selected answers are provided in an appendix. The book contains a glossary of definitions and theorem, as well as a summary of relevant Mathematica$ tools. Applications of Linear Algebra$ can be used both in laboratory sessions and as a source of take-home problems and projects. Concentrates on problem solving and aims to increase the readers' analytical skills Provides ample opportunities for applying theoretical results and transferring knowledge between different areas of application; Mathematica plays a key role in this process Makes learning fun and builds confidence Allows readers to tackle computationally challenging problems by minimizing the frustration caused by the arithmetic intricacies of numerical linear algebra

Actuaries  Survival Guide
Author: Fred Szabo
Publisher: Elsevier
Release Date: 2004-05-04
Pages: 268
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This unique book is a guide for students and graduates of mathematics, statistics, economics, finance, and other number-based disciplines contemplating a career in actuarial science. Given the comprehensive range of the cases that are analyzed in the book, the Actuaries' Survival Guide can serve as a companion to existing study material for all courses designed to prepare students for actuarial examinations. * Based on the curricula and examinations of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) * Presents an overview of career options and details on employment in different industries * Provides a link between theory and practice; helps readers gain the qualitative and quantitative skills and knowledge required to succeed in actuarial exams * Includes insights from over 50 actuaries and actuarial students * Written by Fred Szabo, who has directed the actuarial co-op program at Concordia University for over ten years

Linear Algebra With Maple  Lab Manual
Author: Fred Szabo
Publisher: Elsevier
Release Date: 2001-08-23
Pages: 300
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Linear Algebra: An Introduction Using MAPLE is a text for a first undergraduate course in linear algebra. All students majoring in mathematics, computer science, engineering, physics, chemistry, economics, statistics, actuarial mathematics and other such fields of study will benefit from this text. The presentation is matrix-based and covers the standard topics for a first course recommended by the Linear Algebra Curriculum Study Group. The aim of the book is to make linear algebra accessible to all college majors through a focused presentation of the material, enriched by interactive learning and teaching with MAPLE. Development of analytical and computational skills is emphasized throughout Worked examples provide step-by-step methods for solving basic problems using Maple The subject's rich pertinence to problem solving across disciplines is illustrated with applications in engineering, the natural sciences, computer animation, and statistics

Linear Algebra
Author: Fred Szabo
Publisher: Academic Press
Release Date: 2002
Pages: 726
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Linear Algebra: An Introduction Using MAPLE is a text for a first undergraduate course in linear algebra. All students majoring in mathematics, computer science, engineering, physics, chemistry, economics, statistics, actuarial mathematics and other such fields of study will benefit from this text. The presentation is matrix-based and covers the standard topics for a first course recommended by the Linear Algebra Curriculum Study Group. The aim of the book is to make linear algebra accessible to all college majors through a focused presentation of the material, enriched by interactive learning and teaching with MAPLE. Development of analytical and computational skills is emphasized throughout Worked examples provide step-by-step methods for solving basic problems using Maple The subject's rich pertinence to problem solving across disciplines is illustrated with applications in engineering, the natural sciences, computer animation, and statistics

Maths  A Student S Survival Guide
Author: Jenny Olive
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Release Date: 2003-09-18
Pages: 634
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This self-help workbook covers mathematics essential to first-year undergraduate scientists and engineers. The second edition of this highly successful textbook has been completely revised and there is a totally new chapter on vectors. Mathematics underpins all science and engineering degrees, and this may cause problems for students whose understanding of the subject is weak. In this book Jenny Olive uses her extensive experience of teaching and helping students by giving a clear and confident presentation of the core mathematics needed by students starting science or engineering courses.

IPad Applications For Scientists  Survival Guide  Finding FREE And Other Applications For Mathematicians  Physicists  Doctors  Astronomers  And More
Author: Toly K
Publisher: MobileReference
Release Date:
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The iPad Applications for Scientists Survival Guide is a collection of 25 scientific applications, tested and highly recommended by the author. This guide will save you lots of time and money, by pointing you to the most useful, productive applications for scientists in many fields. Each application description contains: - Genre / Field - Price - Brief description - Link to the application in iTunes - Link to the free version, if available In addition to the full application list, all of the applications are separately organized by genre. Some of the applications included: - Numbers - iAnnotate PDF - Star Walk - File Browser - 3D Brain - Graphing Calculator - Printcentral - Family Drug Guide - MyNature Animal Tracks - Muscle and Bone Study

Samsung Droid Fascinate Survival Guide  Step By Step User Guide For Droid Fascinate  Galaxy S  Vibrant  Captivate And Continuum  Hidden Features  Photos      Multitasking  FREE EBooks
Author: Toly K
Publisher: MobileReference
Release Date: 2011
Pages: 341
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This concise Samsung Fascinate manual provides step-by-step instructions on how to do everything with your Samsung Fascinate, Galaxy S, Vibrant, Captivate, or Continuum FASTER. Although this book covers all of these models, some directions may slightly vary based upon the model. These phones are highly customizable devices that use the Android operating system. You will unlock hidden secrets on your device, such as how to download FREE eBooks, send email, surf the web, and read news for FREE. This Fascinate guide includes: - Getting Started - Button Layout - Navigating the Screens - Making Calls - Using the Speakerphone During a Voice Call - Staring a Conference Call - Managing Your Contacts - Adding a New Contact - Adding a Favorite Contact (Speed Dial) - Text Messaging - Adding Texted Phone Numbers to Contacts - Copying, Cutting, and Pasting Text - Using Swype - Sending Picture and Video Messages - Using the Internet Browser - Managing Open Browser Windows - Photos and Videos - Taking Pictures - Capturing Videos - Using the Email Application - Changing Email Options - Managing Applications - Sharing an Application - Using the Android Market to Download Applications - Reading User Reviews - Deleting an Application - Reading an eBook on the Incredible - Downloading thousands of free eBooks - Adjusting the Settings - Turning Vibration On and Off - Setting Alert Sounds - Changing the Wallpaper - Setting a Pattern Lock - Changing Keyboard Settings - Changing Photo Settings - Turning Bluetooth On and Off - Turning Wi-Fi On and Off - Turning Airplane Mode On and Off - Tips and Tricks - Using Voice Search - Maximizing Battery Life - Resetting Your Incredible - Viewing the Full Horizontal Keyboard - Calling a Number on a Website - Troubleshooting - List of Droid-friendly websites that save you time typing in long URL addresses

Quantitative Survival Guide For Operations Management To Accompany Operations Management  2nd Edition
Author: Thomas Kratzer
Publisher: Wiley
Release Date: 2004-08-20
Pages: 71
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This Quantitative Survival Guide for Operations Management comes from a desire to help students understand and succeed when faced with the quantitative portions of a course in Operations Management. If you have struggled with math and statistics in earlier courses, this is the guide for you! This supplement gives examples of the types of problems that a student will encounter in a typical Operations Management textbook. The first section reviews some basics of algebra and pre-algebra. Each of the following sections reviews quantitative material by topic covered in an Operations Management course.

The Engineering Student Survival Guide
Author: Krista Donaldson
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics
Release Date: 2002
Pages: 204
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Attrition in the Engineering disciplines at all Universities is a huge problem. This text, in its first edition, promised to educate all interested in the Engineering area as a whole. Educators and students bought this book because of their great interest in seeing engineers thrive and made it wildly successful. In this edition more information about engineering careers and the discipline generally is to be included. This practical approach is edging out the voluminous, traditional introduction to engineering books. In this second edition of The Engineering Student Survival Guide, Chapter 2 has been heavily revised with a completely new section entitled, "Ten Tricks of the Old-Timers (Upperclassmen)". Much of the information pertaining to the time before a freshman's first class begins has been deleted. This book is part of the B.E.S.T. (Basic Engineering Series and Tools) Series, which consists of modularized textbooks offering virtually every topic and specialty likely to be of interest to engineers. All the texts boast distinguished authors and the most current content. The goal of this series is to provide the educational community with material that is timely, affordable, of high quality, and flexible in how it is used.

Engineering Student Survival Guide  BEST Series
Author: Krista Donaldson
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Release Date: 2004-05-07
Pages: 224
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The third edition of this wildly successful text provides information and strategies for engineering students to get the most out of their college education. From freshman orientation to senior year and beyond, this book covers topics pertinent and unique to all engineering students. McGraw-Hill's BEST (Basic Engineering Series and Tools) consists of modularized textbooks covering virtually every topic and specialty likely to be presented in an introductory engineering course. All texts in the BEST series boast distinguished authorship, the most up-to-date content, and a uniform design focus--a practical and relevant approach that presents material in an easy-to-teach format. These affordable BEST modules are easily combined with each other to construct the ideal first-year course. BEST texts are also easily customized to create a single text via both traditional and online customization options.

The Computer Professional S Survival Guide
Author: Alan R. Simon
Publisher: Computing McGraw-Hill
Release Date: 1992
Pages: 176
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

A career road map for every computer professional. Profiles of successful professionals and their careers provide keys to staying ahead of the game in the information industry.

Forthcoming Books
Author: Rose Arny
Publisher:
Release Date: 2002
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Books In Print
Author:
Publisher:
Release Date: 2002
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The British National Bibliography
Author: Arthur James Wells
Publisher:
Release Date: 2009
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The Cumulative Book Index
Author:
Publisher:
Release Date: 1999
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Cumulative Book Index
Author:
Publisher:
Release Date: 1985
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Pure And Applied Science Books  1876 1982
Author:
Publisher:
Release Date: 1982
Pages: 7784
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Over 220,000 entries representing some 56,000 Library of Congress subject headings. Covers all disciplines of science and technology, e.g., engineering, agriculture, and domestic arts. Also contains at least 5000 titles published before 1876. Has many applications in libraries, information centers, and other organizations concerned with scientific and technological literature. Subject index contains main listing of entries. Each entry gives cataloging as prepared by the Library of Congress. Author/title indexes.

Books In Print Supplement
Author:
Publisher:
Release Date: 2002
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS: