Saxon Publishers has designed math programs for primary grades (K-3), middle grades (4-8), and secondary grades (9-12) that produce confident students who are not only able to correctly compute, but also to apply concepts to new situations. These materials gently develop concepts, and the practice of those concepts is extended over a considerable period of time. This is called "incremental development and continual review." Material is introduced in easily understandable pieces (increments), allowing students to grasp one facet of a concept before the next one is introduced. Both facets are then practiced together until another is introduced. This feature is combined with continual review in every lesson throughout the y ... more
Calculus is designed for prospective math majors in college as well as students preparing for engineering, physics, business analysis, or the life sciences. The text covers all topics normally found in Advanced Placement AB-level calculus program, as well as many topics from a BC-level program. Problem sets contain multiple-choice and conceptually oriented problems similar to those in Advanced Placement exams.
Also included are numerous applications to physics, chemistry, engineering, and business. Includes:
Student Textbook (Hardcover)
Homeschool Packet With Test Forms
117 Lessons Appendix with important formulas, facts, and rules
With LIFEPAC Pre-calculus, your student is given a comprehensive study of advanced math, trigonometry, and pre-calculus. Topics are: Relations and Functions; Trigonometric Functions; Circular Functions and Graphs; Quadratic Equations; and Probability. Easy-to-understand, personalized instructions ease anxiety and give student's an assertive, positive attitude toward calculus. Packed with valuable information, this course, which covers functions and identities, is a great preparatory course for college math classes. The LIFEPAC Pre-calculus Set contains ten work texts and a teacher's guide that may be purchased individually.
The Test Packet includes tests for each chapter, quarter exams, and quizzes. Quizzes include six questions, which permits flexibility in giving a five-question quiz. The sixth question is always the toughest (like C. Exercises in the text). Quizzes help students put together material in two sections, tests relate material throughout the chapter, while quarterly exams combine information in three chapters.