Amanda
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In Polynomial Form, After Simplification (But Not Before!)
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I think this is a great question because it is really about the ambiguous/confusing way we use the word polynomial. So I want to use the terms "polynomial" and "polynomial function" separately here. ...

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Functions, Domains, and Ranges in Precalculus
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I say yes reasonable approach. Stewart-Redlin-Watson write "We usually consider functions for which the sets A and B are sets of real numbers." in their precalculus text. In a footnote on page 46 of ...

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Entertaining and fun books about mathematics for (basically) liberal arts students
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Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the 10th Dimension, by Michio Kaku. A little long to be light reading, but I love the chapters at the beginning discussing ...

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