Mastery of college algebra is the first step towards building a successful engineering and science career. This textbook provides a concise overview of the subject for students at all levels. It approaches the subject by presenting concepts through mathematical definitions illustrated with worked examples. Historical footnotes provide context for the concepts and highlight the contributions made by mathematicians over the centuries and across many countries. Additional references are provided for students who are interested in widening their scope of the subject matter.
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