Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences / Edition 6

Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences / Edition 6

by Raymond A. Barnett, Michael R. Ziegler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0023061618

ISBN-13: 9780023061615

Pub. Date: 10/01/1992

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

This book covers calculus with an emphasis on cross-discipline principles and practices. Designed to be both reader-friendly and accessible, it develops a thorough, functional understanding of mathematical concepts in preparation for their application in other areas. Each chapter concentrates on developing concepts and ideas followed immediately by developing…  See more details below

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This book covers calculus with an emphasis on cross-discipline principles and practices. Designed to be both reader-friendly and accessible, it develops a thorough, functional understanding of mathematical concepts in preparation for their application in other areas. Each chapter concentrates on developing concepts and ideas followed immediately by developing computational skills and problem solving. Two-part coverage presents a library of elementary functions and calculus. For individuals looking for a view of mathematical ideas and processes, and an illustration of the relevance of mathematics to the real world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780023061615
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
10/01/1992
Series:
College Mathematics Ser.
Edition description:
6th ed
Pages:
720

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1A Beginning Library of Elementary Functions3
Ch. 2Additional Elementary Functions75
Ch. 3The Derivative123
Ch. 4Graphing and Optimization225
Ch. 5Additional Derivative Topics323
Ch. 6Integration375
Ch. 7Additional Integration Topics465
Ch. 8Multivariable Calculus511
Ch. 9Trigonometric Functions579
Appendix A: Basic Algebra Review605
Appendix B: Additional Special Topics659
Appendix C: Tables693
Answers
Index
Applications Index

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