3 edition of **Modern algebra: structure and function** found in the catalog.

Modern algebra: structure and function

Kenneth B. Henderson

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Published
**1968**
by Webster Division, McGraw-Hill Book Co. in St. Louis
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Written in English

- Algebra

**Edition Notes**

Statement | [by] Kenneth B. Henderson, Robert E. Pingry [and] Donn L. Klingler. |

Series | Structure and function series |

Contributions | Pingry, Robert E., joint author., Klingler, Donn L., joint author. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA152 .H46 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | v. |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5596453M |

LC Control Number | 68002141 |

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Algebra: Form and Function, 2nd Edition offers a fresh approach to algebra that focuses on teaching readers how to truly understand the principles, rather than viewing them merely as tools for other forms of mathematics. Meant for a College Algebra course, Algebra: Form and Function, 2nd Edition is an introduction to one of the fundamental aspects of modern society. The book covers less mathematics than a typical text on applied linear algebra. We use only one theoretical concept from linear algebra, linear independence, and only one computational tool, the QR factorization; our approach to most applica-tions relies on only one method, least squares (or some extension). In this sense.

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