Brief Calculus and Its Applications / Edition 7

Brief Calculus and Its Applications / Edition 7

by Larry Joel Goldstein
     
 

This extremely readable, highly regarded, and widely adopted text presents innovative ways for applying calculus to real-world situations in the business, economics, life science, and social science disciplines. The texts' straightforward, engaging approach fosters the growth of both the student's mathematical maturity and his/her appreciation for the

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This extremely readable, highly regarded, and widely adopted text presents innovative ways for applying calculus to real-world situations in the business, economics, life science, and social science disciplines. The texts' straightforward, engaging approach fosters the growth of both the student's mathematical maturity and his/her appreciation for the usefulness of mathematics. The authors' tried and true formula — pairing substantial amounts of graphical analysis and informal geometric proofs with an abundance of hands-on exercises — has proven to be tremendously successful with both students and instructors.

Functions; The Derivative; Applications of the Derivative; Techniques of Differentiation; Logarithm Functions; Applications of the Exponential and Natural Logarithmic Functions; The Definite Integral; Functions of Several Variables; The Trigonometric Functions

 

For all readers interested in applied calculus.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780133214239
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
09/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
602
Product dimensions:
8.29(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.14(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Index of Applications
Introduction1
0Functions5
1The Derivative69
2Applications of the Derivative155
3Techniques of Differentiation241
4The Exponential and Natural Logarithm Functions279
5Applications of the Exponential and Natural Logarithm Functions317
6The Definite Integral361
7Functions of Several Variables459
8The Trigonometric Functions531
Appendix TablesA1
Answers to Odd-Numbered ExercisesA9
IndexI1

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