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Information on textbooks for all Undergraduate Mathematics courses at the New Brunswick and Piscataway campuses of Rutgers for the current semester is collected here.

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Information on textbooks for all Undergraduate Mathematics courses at the New Brunswick and Piscataway campuses of Rutgers for the current semester is collected here. Individual course pages may have additional information.

Fall 2017

  FALL 2017 TEXT BOOK LIST          
CRS TITLE AUTHOR PUBLISHER ISBN ED YR
001 Basic College Mathematics Tobey and Slater Prentice Hall 978-1256579571   custom
             
025 Understanding Elementary Algebra Goodman & Hirsch Cengage 978-1337033671 6E 2006
SSM Understanding Elem. Alg. With Geom. (not required)     978-0534999780    
             
026 Understanding Intermediate Algebra Goodman & Hirsch Cengage 978-1337035453 6E 2006
SSM Understanding Intermediate Algebra (not required)     978-0534421700    
             
103 NO TEXTBOOK          
             
104 Finite Mathematics: An Applied Approach Michael Sullivan Wiley 978-0-470-95692-2 Cus 2011
             
106 The Mathematics of Money Timothy Biehler Xanedu Publ. 978-1506695914 3rd 2013
  http://www.xanedu.com/higher-education/educators/custom-books-catalog/the-mathematics-of-money-3rd-edition        
             
107 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers with Activities Sybilla Beckmann Pearson 978-0321825728 4E 2012
             
111 Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus w/ Enhanced WebAssign Stewart Cengage 978-1305743847 7th-custom 2015
  access code          
SSM Optional: Student Solution Manual Stewart Cengage 978-1305253612 7th-custom 2015
             
112 Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus w/ Enhanced WebAssign Stewart Cengage 978-1305743847 7th-custom 2015
  access code          
SSM Optional: Student Solution Manual Stewart Cengage 978-1305253612 7th-custom 2015
             
115 Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus w/ Enhanced WebAssign Stewart Cengage 978-1305743847 7th-custom 2015
  access code          
SSM Optional: Student Solution Manual Stewart Cengage 978-1305253612 7th-custom 2015
             
135 Calculus I Special Edition (book plus WebAssign) Smith/Strauss/Toda Kendall Hunt 9781524908102 6th-custom 2014
  Calculus 1 Special edition – vitalsource ebook plus webassign     9781524910716    
           
136 Calculus 2 Special Edition Smith/Strauss/Toda Kendall Hunt 9781524908119 6th-custom 2014
  Calculus 2 Special edition – vitalsource ebook plus webassign     9781524910723    
             
             
151 Calculus, Early Transcendentals, Third edition plus WebAssign Rogawski & Adams Macmillan 978-1319048532    
  Hardcover custom 3rd edition and WebAssign premium access          
  code (for the duration of the 3rd edition)          
             
OR E-book custom 3rd edition and WebAssign premium access Rogawski & Adams Macmillan 978-1319049119    
  code (for the duration of the 3rd edition)          
             
             
152 Calculus, Early Transcendentals, Third edition plus WebAssign Rogawski & Adams Macmillan 978-1319048532    
  Hardcover custom 3rd edition and WebAssign premium access          
  code (for the duration of the 3rd edition)          
             
OR E-book custom 3rd edition and WebAssign premium access Rogawski & Adams Macmillan 978-1319049119    
  code (for the duration of the 3rd edition)          
             
192:H1 Calculus Deconstructed: A Second Course in First-Year Calculus Zbigniew Nitecki MAA 978-0883857564   2010
             
244 Elementary Differential Equations - looseleaf version with e-text version of the book Boyce & DiPrima Wiley 9781119447399 11th 2017
  E-text by itself     9781119381655 11th 2017
             
244H Elementary Differential Equations - looseleaf version with e-text version of the book Boyce & DiPrima Wiley 9781119447399 11th 2017
  E-text by itself     9781119381655 11th 2017
             
250 Elementary Linear Algebra Spence, Insel & Friedberg Prentice Hall 9780134689470 Classic 2017
             
             
251 Calculus, Early Transcendentals, Third edition plus WebAssign Rogawski & Adams Macmillan 978-1319048532    
  Hardcover custom 3rd edition and WebAssign premium access          
  code (for the duration of the 3rd edition)          
             
OR E-book custom 3rd edition and WebAssign premium access Rogawski & Adams Macmillan 978-1319049119    
  code (for the duration of the 3rd edition)          
             
             
             
252 Differential Equations with DE Tools Printed Access Card Blanchard Cengage 978-1133109037 4th 2012
  Differential Equations (text only)     978-0495561989 4th 2012
  BOTH versions acceptable          
SSM Differential Equations     978-0495826729    
             
285 The Theory of Interest S. Kellison McGraw-Hill 978-0073382449 3rd 2008
             
291H NO TEXTBOOK          
             
300 A Transition to Advanced Mathematics Smith/Eggen/St. Andre Cengage 978-1285463261 8th 2015
  also available online: https://www.vitalsource.com/          
             
300H NO TEXTBOOK - ONLINE MATERIALS          
             
             
311 Introduction to Analysis Gaughan AMS 978-0-8218-4787-9 5th 2009
             
311H Understanding Analysis Stephen Abbott Springer 978-1493927111 2nd 2015
  Electronic Version available Rutgers University Library          
             
321 Mathematical Models Haberman SIAM 978-0898714081 1st 1998
             
325 Speakable and Unspeakable in Quantum Mechanics J.S. Bell Cambridge 978-0521523387 2nd 2004
             
336 NO TEXTBOOK (online notes)          
             
350 Linear Algebra Friedberg/Insel/Spence Prentice Hall 978-0130084514 4th 2003
             
350H Linear Algebra Friedberg/Insel/Spence Prentice Hall 978-0130084514 4th 2003
             
351 Abstract Algebra: An Introduction Hungerford Cengage 978-1111569624 3rd 2011
             
354 Elem. Linear Programming w/ Appl. Kolman Academic Press 978-0124179103 2nd 1995
             
356 Elementary Number Theory & Its Application Rosen Prentice Hall 978-0321500311 6th 2011
             
361 Elements of Set Theory Enderton Academic Press 978-0122384400 1st 1977
             
373 Numerical Analysis Burden & Faires Cengage 978-1305253667 10th 2015
             
411H Principles of Mathematical Analysis Rudin McGraw Hill 978-0070542358 3rd 2007
             
421 Advanced Engineering Mathematics Zill & Wright Jones & Bartlett 978-1449691721 5th 2012
             
423 Applied Partial Differential Equations J. David Logan Springer 978-3319124926 3rd 2015
             
428 A First Course in Graph Theory Zhang/Chartbrand Dover 978-0486483689   2012
             
435 Geometry Brannan Cambridge 978-1107647831 2nd 2012
             
436 A History of Mathematics Katz Pearson 978-0321387004 3rd 2008
             
441 Topology Munkres Prentice Hall 978-0131816299 2nd 2000
             
451H Algebra Artin Prentice Hall 978-0132413770 2nd 2011
             
454 Introductory Combinatorics  Richard Brualdi Prentice Hall 978-0134689616 Classic 2017
   An Invitation to Discrete Mathematics Matousek/Nesetril Oxford Univ. Press 978-0198570424 2nd 2008
             
477 A First Course in Probability Ross Prentice Hall 978-0321794772  9th 2012
             
478 Intro. To Probability Models (ANY EDITION CAN BE USED) Ross Academic Press 978-0124079489 11th 2014
             
481 Mathematical Statistics w/ applications Freund Prentice Hall 978-0321807090 8th 2012
             
485 The Mathematics of Finance: Modeling and Hedging Stampfli & Goodman AMS 9780821847930   2009
             
             
486 Actuarial Mathematics for Life Contingent Risks Dickson, Hardy & Waters Cambridge 978-1107044074 2nd 2013
             
491 NO TEXTBOOK          
             
493 NO TEXTBOOK          
             
496 NO TEXTBOOK          
497 NO TEXTBOOK          
             

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