

Reference Topics
These sites will help you review and price a new car:
http://www.edmunds.com/
Kelley Blue Book:
http://www.kbb.com/ How to Manage your Credit Cards:
http://www.learner.org/exhibits/dailymath/creditcards.html
Business Mathematics,
2nd Ed.,
Wm C. Brown, Dubuque, 1988, 559 pages, $89.95. This comprehensive arithmeticbased
worktext provides a complete course in mathematics
for those who have not had algebra, but want a foundation
in those topics needed for success in business. It
is flexible enough to fit numerous teaching options
(lecture, laboratory, or individual study) and provides
numerous examples, problems, and practice exercises
to ensure student understanding. 

Finite Mathematics,
3rd Ed.,
Brooks/Cole, Pacific Grove, 1992, 541 pages, $89.95.
Every word, every piece of art, every
problem, and every application have been carefully
chosen for their ability to help students understand
mathematical concepts and the modelbuilding process,
and to help them see how mathematics is used in real
life. 

Finite Mathematics:
A Discrete Approach,
Scott, Foresman, 1975, 378 pages, $92.95. Only a knowledge of highschool algebra
is required for this lively, wellmotivated development
of finite mathematics topics. Emphasis in on understanding
and applying the concepts rather than on proving theorems. 

Mathematics for
Business,
Wm. C. Brown, Dubuque, 1990, 714 pages, $69.95. A flexibly designed book that presents
algebrabased mathematics in an easytofollow format.
It includes more than 1,600 applied problems, and
provides endofpart cumulative reviews, along with
pretests and diagnostic tests. 

Other Textbooks by Karl
Smith


