Explorations in College Algebra, 6th Edition Explorations in College Algebra, 6th Edition By Linda Almgren Kime, Judy Clark, and Beverly K. Michael The overarching goal of Explorations in College Algebra is to reshape the college algebra course and make it more relevant and accessible to all students. This is achieved by shifting the focus from learning a set of discrete mechanical rules to exploring how algebra is used in social and physical sciences and in the world. By connecting mathematics to real-life situations, students will come to appreciate its power and beauty. WileyPLUS for Explorations in College Algebra includes ORION Adaptive Practice that helps students build their proficiency on topics and use their study time more effectively. Schedule a Demo Sign Up for a Test Drive Adopt WileyPLUS Want to learn more about WileyPLUS? Click Here What’s Inside About the Authors Table of Contents ORION Adaptive Practice provides students with a clear and actionable plan to help identify knowledge gaps. ORION offers students unlimited adaptive practice at the learning objective level for all chapters and sections in the program. ORION provides a personalized and easy-to-use student experience. Instructors benefit from actionable analytics that show exactly where each student is excelling, as well as where the class is on topics and learning objectives. The Worked Example Video Series provides students with instruction consistent with your teaching style The Worked Example Video Series provides students with author-vetted content that has consistent pedagogy with the text and how instructors teach. The authors created these videos for the most difficult concepts in each chapter and section of the course. The ORION Algebra Refresher module identifies and helps remediate knowledge gaps in prerequisite skills. An Algebra Refresher module is included in ORION to diagnose and remediate learning gaps on prerequisite skills. The Algebra Refresher module helps ensure all students get off to the right start in college algebra. Chapter 1: An Introduction to Data and Functions Chapter 2: Rates of Change and Linear Functions Chapter 3: When Lines Meet: Linear Systems Chapter 4: The Laws of Exponents and Logarithms: Measuring the Universe Chapter 5: Growth and Decay: An Introduction to Exponential Functions Chapter 6: Logarithmic Links: Logarithmic and Exponential Functions Chapter 7: Power Functions Chapter 8: Quadratics and the Mathematics of Motion Chapter 9: New Functions from Old Wiley Team for Success. Dedicated to Student Achievement. The Team for Success authors are dedicated to ensuring that all of their Accounting titles are accessible to students, current, accurate, and have a consistent voice and pedagogy from introductory accounting to the intermediate level. Millions of students worldwide have learned from their exceptional resources—and now students are getting real results using ORION Adaptive Practice available in WileyPLUS for Accounting.