The new edition of A Textbook of Business Mathematics inches on its earlier editions and continues to provide a comprehensive coverage of important topics and concepts in business mathematics. The book is carefully written and structured to simplify business maths and equips students with the knowledge and practice they need to fully learn each concept. Abundant solved examples and exercises incorporated in the text help in effective learning process and examination preparation for students.
Unit-I: Algebra: 1. Revision of Basic Algebra and Commercial Arithmetic, 2. Indices and Logarithms, 3. Simultaneous Linear Equations and Quadratic Equations, 4. Arithmetic Progression (A.P.), Geometric Progression (G.P.) and Harmonic Progression (H.P.), 5. Permutation and Combination, 6. Binomial Theorem, 7. Set Theory, 8. Determinants, 9. Vectors and Matrices, Unit-II: Mathematics of Finance: 10. Simple Interest and Compound Interest, 11. Annuity, Unit-III: Coordinate Geometry of Two Dimensions: 12. Rectangular Cartesian Coordinates in a Plane, 13. Equations of Straight Lines, 14. Equations of Non-Linear Curves: Circle and Parabola, Unit-IV: Calculus: 15. Functions, Limits and Continuity of Functions, 16. Derivative or Differential Coefficient, 17. Application of Derivative in Economics and Commerce, 18. Maxima and Minima, 19. Partial Derivatives and Homogeneous Functions, 20. Integration as Antiderivative, 21. Definite Integral and Application of Integration in Business and Economics, Unit-V: Certain Techniques of Operations Research: 22. Introduction to Operations Research (OR), 23. Linear Programming, 24. Basic Concepts of Transportation Problem and Assignment Problem, 25. Theory of Games • Appendix-A: Tables • Appendix-B: Bibliography