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Essential maths : for business and management / Clare Morris with Emmanuel Thanassoulis.

By: Morris, Clare [author.].
Contributor(s): Thanassoulis, Emmanuel [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007Copyright date: c2007Description: xii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781403916105 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1403916101 (pbk. : alk. paper).Other title: Essential maths for business and management.Subject(s): Management -- Mathematical models | Business mathematicsDDC classification: 650.01/513
Contents:
1. Business and maths, what's the link? -- 2. Arithmetic, working with numbers -- 3. Introducing algebra -- 4. Graphs -- 5. Solving equations -- 6. Introducing calculus -- 7. Solving practical problems with mathematics -- 8. Statistics : organising data -- 9. Statistics : summarising data.
Review: "Assuming no prior mathematical knowledge, this text covers the essential mathematical skills needed by business and management students at undergraduate and MBA level. Illustrating theory with numerous examples, and leading the reader through fundamental mathematical principles, Essential Maths spans basic arithmetic and algebra, and introduces readers to calculus and simple statistics, employing exercises and activities throughout to enable students to check their learning and reflect on their progress and understanding. Interesting business examples are positioned throughout the book to highlight the relevance of mathematics to the real world."--BOOK JACKET.
List(s) this item appears in: Prof Rajasundram (Kumar) Sathiendrakumar
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Includes index.

Includes index.

1. Business and maths, what's the link? -- 2. Arithmetic, working with numbers -- 3. Introducing algebra -- 4. Graphs -- 5. Solving equations -- 6. Introducing calculus -- 7. Solving practical problems with mathematics -- 8. Statistics : organising data -- 9. Statistics : summarising data.

"Assuming no prior mathematical knowledge, this text covers the essential mathematical skills needed by business and management students at undergraduate and MBA level. Illustrating theory with numerous examples, and leading the reader through fundamental mathematical principles, Essential Maths spans basic arithmetic and algebra, and introduces readers to calculus and simple statistics, employing exercises and activities throughout to enable students to check their learning and reflect on their progress and understanding. Interesting business examples are positioned throughout the book to highlight the relevance of mathematics to the real world."--BOOK JACKET.

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