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The text covered a comprehensive extent of topics; ranging from introductory topics of linear equations to more advanced topics such as Game Theory. read more
The text covered a comprehensive extent of topics; ranging from introductory topics of linear equations to more advanced topics such as Game Theory.
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Table of Contents
1 Linear Equations
2 Linear Equations: Homework
4 Matrices: Homework
5 Linear Programming: A Geometric Approach
6 Linear Programming: A Geometrical Approach: Homework
7 Linear Programing: The Simplex Method
8 Linear Programing: The Simplex Method: Homework
9 Mathematics of Finance
10 Mathematics of Finance: Homework
11 Sets and Counting
12 Sets and Counting: Homework
14 Probability: Homework
15 More Probability
16 More Probability: Homework
17 Markov Chains
18 Markov Chains: Homework
19 Game Theory
20 Game Theory: Homework
21 Practice Exam
About the Book
Applied Finite Mathematics covers topics including linear equations, matrices, linear programming, the mathematics of finance, sets and counting, probability, Markov chains, and game theory.
About the Contributors
Rupinder Sekhon is a professor from De Anza College Cupertino, CA United States.