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An emphasis on the practical applications of algebra motivates students and encourages them to see algebra as an important part of their daily lives. The student-friendly writing style uses short, clear sentences and easy-to-understand language, and the outstanding pedagogical program makes the material easy to follow and comprehend. The Fifth Edition places a stronger emphasis on problem solving, incorporating it as a theme throughout the text. / 4-color hardback text w/complete text-specific instructor and student print/media supplement package/ AMATYC/NCTM Standards of Content and Pedagogy integrated in Preview and Perspective Chapter Openers, Graded Exercise Sets, Real-World Applications, Writing Exercises, Group Activity/Challenge Problems and Calculator Corners Boxes/ Many step-by-step worked-out examples provide students with detailed explanation throughout the sections/ Helpful Hints, Common Student Errors Boxes, Chapter Summaries and Practice Tests included in each chapter help students study math and review for tests/ Cumulative Reviews are included in every other chapter and a unique Section 1.1 --Study Skills for Success in Mathematics, preps students with a study skill discussion and exercise set