• Chapter Openers and Section Openers introduce each chapter and section with interesting and motivational applications, illustrating the real-world nature of the chapter topics.
  • Problem Solving begins in CHapter 1 where students are introduced to problem solving and critical thinking.  The problem-solving theme is then continued throughout the text, and special problem-solving exercises are presented in the exercise sets.
  • Critical Thinking Skills are featured in sections on inductive reasoning and the important skills of estimation and dimensional analysis. 
  • Online teacher resources include PowerPoints and TestGen.
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