by Stanley F. Schmidt, Ph.D.
This is truly the most fun Advanced Algebra course in the world. Here's a sneak
preview from the back of the book:
"Every aspect of advanced algebra pops up in our hero's everyday life."
*Adventure! How to escape execution (electric chair) on the bus
*Cuisine! What pie you shouldn't order...unless you're very rich
*Travel! To Cuba...on the bus
*Fashion! What outfit to wear if you are carrying red jelly beans
*Music! Contains the piano music - newest hit from Rockin' Rita
All fun! Just open and enjoy
This volume in the Life of Fred series follows Life of Fred: Algebra. It is designed for self study. The companion volume, Fred's Home Companion: Advanced Algebra is
designed to guide the student through this volume.
Concepts covered include:
Ratio, Proportion & Variation, Radicals, Logarithms, Graphing, Systems of Equations, Conics, Functions, Linear Programming, Partial Fractions, Math Induction, Sequences, Series, Matrices, Permutations & Combinations.
Hardback, 544 pages.