DescriptionMath in Society is a free/ open textbook. This book is a survey of contemporary mathematical topics/ most non-algebraic/ appropriate for a college-level topics course for liberal arts majors. The text is designed so that most chapters are independent/ allowing the instructor to choose a selection of topics to be covered. Emphasis is placed on the applicability of the mathematics. Core material for each topic is covered in the main text/ with additional depth available through exploration exercises appropriate for in-class/ group/ or individual investigation. This book is appropriate for Math 107 (Washington State Community Colleges common course number).
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