# Calculus For Dummies

Learn to:

• Master differentiation and integration
• Use the calculus microscope: limits
• Analyze common functions
• Score your highest in Calculus

Slay the calculus monster with this user-friendly guide

This hands-on, friendly guide makes calculus manageable—even if it makes you sweat! It

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## Overview

Learn to:

• Master differentiation and integration
• Use the calculus microscope: limits
• Analyze common functions
• Score your highest in Calculus

Slay the calculus monster with this user-friendly guide

This hands-on, friendly guide makes calculus manageable—even if it makes you sweat! It leads you step-by-step through each concept, operation, and solution, explaining the "how" and "why" in plain English. Through detailed instruction and practical examples, you'll soon learn that real-life calculus isn't nearly the monster it's made out to be!

• A quick overview of calculus — get an easy-to-follow introduction to calculus and make sense of the two big ideas of the subject: differentiation and integration
• Power through the prerequisites — warm up to calculus with reviews of pre-algebra and algebra, geometry, functions and their graphs, and trigonometry
• The sky's the limit — find the lowdown on limits and continuity and take a stab at evaluating limits
• Go off on a tangent — discover the deal with differentiation orientation, differentiation rules, differentiation and the shape of curves, and differentiation problems
• To infinity and back — get a handle on integration and infinite series, from using the integral to solve problems to taming the infinite with improper integrals

Open the book and find:

• Easily digestible explanations of key calculus concepts
• The rules, definitions, and formulas you need to know
• Clever shortcuts and real-world examples
• Why calculus works
• The logic underlying the calculus ideas
• How to use differentiation to solve problems
• Integration techniques and how to approximate area
• Ten calculus tips to remember

## Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118791295
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/30/2014
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
43,793
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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