We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental up to 14 days – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Mathematical Ideas (12th Edition) is one of the most innovative textbooks to be developed for teaching math. Authors Miller, Heeren, and Hornsby offer a unique approach, relating mathematical concepts to television and movies, inspired by John Hornsby's inimitable ‘Math Goes to Hollywood' attack on the subject. The book offers engaging chapter starters,...
Mathematical Ideas (12th Edition) is one of the most innovative textbooks to be developed for teaching math. Authors Miller, Heeren, and Hornsby offer a unique approach, relating mathematical concepts to television and movies, inspired by John Hornsby's inimitable ‘Math Goes to Hollywood' attack on the subject. The book offers engaging chapter starters, notes, exercises, and examples. The newest edition includes well reviewed examples and exercises and comes with additional resources (including online exercise sets, tutorials, and other assessment tools). Mathematical Ideas (12th Edition) ISBN 9780321693815 features 16 chapters, all of which end with tests that allow students to review and practice what they learned. Introductory chapters talk about problem solving and other important concepts like inductive reasoning, calculating, estimating, and graph-reading. Set theory and its basic concepts are also discussed, as well as a brief introduction to logic. Middle chapters go into enumeration systems, number theories, and real numbers. Students will also appreciate the introduction to algebra as well as graphs, functions, equalities and inequalities. The book tackles geometry and counting methods, statistics, personal financial management, trigonometry, graph theory, and voting and appointment. The book boasts an amazing author team, starting with Charles Miller, a well-known professor from the America River College. Vern Heeren has taught math for nearly 40 years, and has co-authored a number of mathematical books with both Hornsby and Miller. John Hornsby is best known for his unconventional methods in teaching and writing, as evidenced by his 25 years of authorship. His best works include A Graphical Approach to Algebra, Precalculus, College Algebra, Trigonometry, and Developmental Mathematics, among many others.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.