Calculus for Business,Economics,and the Social and Life Sciences / Edition 7

Calculus for Business,Economics,and the Social and Life Sciences / Edition 7

by Laurence Hoffmann, Gerald L. Bradley, Gerald Bradley
     
 

This text is written for students preparing for a career in business,economics,psychology,sociology,architecture,or the life,social,environmental,or physical sciences. It is assumed that these students have completed high school algebra. This text's primary goal is to teach the techniques of differential and integral calculus that students are likely to encounter in… See more details below

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This text is written for students preparing for a career in business,economics,psychology,sociology,architecture,or the life,social,environmental,or physical sciences. It is assumed that these students have completed high school algebra. This text's primary goal is to teach the techniques of differential and integral calculus that students are likely to encounter in undergraduate courses in their majors and in subsequent professional activities. The exposition is designed to provide a sound,intuitive understanding of the basic concepts of calculus without sacrificing mathematical accuracy. Thus,the main results are stated carefully and completely,and whenever possible,explanations are intuitive or geometric.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073040189
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
10/04/1999
Edition description:
7TH
Pages:
752
Product dimensions:
1.20(w) x 7.80(h) x 9.20(d)

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Table of Contents

Index of Selected Applications
Preface
Ch. 1Functions, Graphs, and Limits
Ch. 2Differentiation: Basic Concepts
Ch. 3Additional Applications of the Derivative
Ch. 4Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Ch. 5Integration
Ch. 6Further Topics in Integration
Ch. 7Functions of Two Variables
Ch. 8Infinite Series and Taylor Approximation
Ch. 9Trigonometric Functions
AppendixAlgebra Review
Tables
Index

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