Brief Calculus, Student Solutions Manual: An Applied Approach / Edition 8

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This accessible introduction to Calculus is designed to demonstratehow calculus applies to various fields of study. The text is packedwith real data and real-life applications to business, economics,social and life sciences.

Applications using real data enhances student motivation. Many ofthese applications include source lines, to show how mathematics isused in the real world.

  • NEW! Conceptual problems ask students to put the concepts andresults into their own words. These problems are marked with anicon to make them easier to assign.
  • More opportunities for the use of graphing calculator,including screen shots and instructions, and the use of icons thatclearly identify each opportunity for the use of spreadsheets orgraphing calculator.
  • Work problems appear throughout the text, giving the studentthe chance to immediately reinforce the concept or skill they havejust learned.
  • Chapter Reviews contain a variety of features to helpsynthesize the ideas of the chapter, including: Objectives Check,Important Terms and Concepts, True-False Items, Fill in the Blanksand Review Exercises.
  • Includes Mathematical Questions from Professional Exams(CPA)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471466444
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 12/2/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 514
  • Product dimensions: 1.05 (w) x 8.25 (h) x 11.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 0 Chapter 0 Review 1
Chapter 1 Functions and Their Graphs 58
Chapter 2 Classes of Functions 114
Chapter 3 The Limit of a Function 171
Chapter 4 The Derivative of a Function 206
Chapter 5 Applications: Graphing Functions; Optimization 285
Chapter 6 The Integral of a Function and Applications 385
Chapter 7 Other Applications and Extensions of the Integral 439
Chapter 8 Calculus of Functions of Two or More Variables 462
Appendix A Graphing Utilities 510
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