Chapman and Hall/CRC
Students See How Far a Little Math Can Take Them in Their Daily LivesMathematics for the Liberal Arts teaches everyday mathematics topics to non-math majors at the undergraduate level. Through numerous examples and more than 600 exercises, students learn how to use math seamlessly in a variety of practical areas, from conversion factors, statistics
THE MATH IN YOUR LIFE: Health, Safety, and Mathematics. Making Sense of Your World with Statistics. Visualizing with Mathematics. Money and Risk. THE LIFE IN YOUR MATH: Deciding to Make the Best Decisions. Art Imitating Math. The Mathematics of Sound (and the Sound of Mathematics). Late Night Mathematics- Humor and Philosophy. Bibliography. Index.