Academic Forum 2016–17 / Number 34

Editor
Michael Lloyd, Ph.D.

Proofreaders
Marck Beggs, Ph.D.
Martin Campbell, Ph.D.
Carly Cate, M.L.A.
Renae Clark, M.B.A.
Carolyn Eoff, Ph.D.
William Henshaw, M.F.A.
Lloyd Moyo, Ph.D.
James Shuff, Ph.D.
Karen Spradlin, B.S.
Michael Ray Taylor, M.F.A.
Stephanie Williams, J.D.
Fred Worth, Ph.D.

With the exceptions of formatting and minor corrections, we printed the authors’ papers as submitted, employing a form and style appropriate to their respective disciplines. The editor expresses appreciation to the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, who allocated funding for this publication. Also, thanks to Steve Fellers for the cover artwork, Tim Jones for soliciting bids, and the Henderson State University Multimedia Learning Center for printing and binding the editions. We are grateful to the authors and proofreaders, whose contributions continue to make the Academic Forum a success. The authors retain copyrights, and republication or reproduction requires their consent.

CONTENTS

Tabrina M. Bratton and Tara Lyn Bratton
A Brief Examination: The Arkansas Economy before and after the Civil War

Michael Lloyd
Stressed-out Intermediate Algebra Students

Lloyd Moyo
Bernoulli Numbers and Their Applications

David Sesser
Library Funding at Colleges and Universities in the United States

Fred Worth
Amusing Facts about the 500 Home Run Club

Progressive Team Home Run Leaders of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox, and Pittsburgh Pirates

Click here for a pdf of the introduction as it appeared in the paper edition.