Calculus Know-it-All: Beginner to Advanced, and Everything in Between / Edition 1

Calculus Know-it-All: Beginner to Advanced, and Everything in Between / Edition 1

by Stan Gibilisco
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071549315

ISBN-13: 9780071549318

Pub. Date: 10/28/2008

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Master calculus from the comfort of home!

Want to "know it ALL" when it comes to calculus? This book gives you the expert, one-on-one instruction you need, whether you're new to calculus or you're looking to ramp up your skills. Providing easy-to-understand concepts and thoroughly explained exercises, math whiz Stan Gibilisco

Overview

Master calculus from the comfort of home!

Want to "know it ALL" when it comes to calculus? This book gives you the expert, one-on-one instruction you need, whether you're new to calculus or you're looking to ramp up your skills. Providing easy-to-understand concepts and thoroughly explained exercises, math whiz Stan Gibilisco serves as your own private tutor--without the expense! His clear, friendly guidance helps you tackle the concepts and problems that confuse you the most and work through them at your own pace.

Train your brain with ease! Calculus Know-It-ALL features:

  • Checkpoints to help you track your knowledge and skill level
  • Problem/solution pairs and chapter-ending quizzes to reinforce learning
  • Fully explained answers to all practice exercises
  • A multiple-choice exam to prepare you for standardized tests
  • "Extra Credit" and "Challenge" problems to stretch your mind

Stan's expert guidance gives you the know-how to:

  • Understand mappings, relations, and functions
  • Calculate limits and determine continuity
  • Differentiate and integrate functions
  • Analyze graphs using first and second derivatives
  • Define and evaluate inverse functions
  • Use specialized integration techniques
  • Determine arc lengths, surface areas, and solid volumes
  • Work with multivariable functions
  • Take college entrance examinations with confidence
  • And much more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071549318
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Edition description:
Original
Pages:
806
Sales rank:
618,684
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I: Differentiation in One Variable

Chapter 1. Single-Variable Functions

Chapter 2. Limits and Continuity

Chapter 3. What's a Derivative?

Chapter 4. Derivatives Don't Always Exist

Chapter 5. Differentiating Polynomial Functions

Chapter 6. More Rules for Differentiation

Chapter 7. A Few More Derivatives

Chapter 8. Higher Derivatives

Chapter 9. Analyzing Groups with Derivatives

Chapter 10. Review Questions and Answers

Part II: Integration in One Variable

Chapter 11. What's an Integral?

Chapter 12. Derivatives in Reverse

Chapter 13. Three Rules for Integration

Chapter 14. Improper Integrals

Chapter 15. Integrating Polynomial Functions

Chapter 16. Areas between Graphs

Chapter 17. A Few More Integrals

Chapter 18. How Long Is the Arc?

Chapter 19. Special Integration Tricks

Chapter 20. Review Questions and Answers

Part III: Advanced Topics

Chapter 21. Differentiating Inverse Functions

Chapter 22. Implicit Differentiation

Chapter 23. The L'Hopital Principles

Chapter 24. Partial Derivatives

Chapter 25. Second Partial Derivatives

Chapter 26. Surface-Area and Volume Integrals

Chapter 27. Repeated, Double, and Iterated Integrals

Chapter 28. More Volume Integrals

Chapter 29. What's a Differential Equation?

Chapter 30. Review Questions and Answers

Final Exam

Appendix A: Worked-Out Solutions to Exercises: Chapter 1 - 9

Appendix B: Worked-Out Solutions to Exercises: Chapters 11 - 19

Appendix C: Worked-Out Solutions to Exercises: Chapters 21 - 29

Appendix D: Answers to Final Exam Questions

Appendix E: Special Characters in Order of Appearance

Appendix F: Table of Derivatives

Appendix G: Table of Integrals

Suggested Additional Reading

Index

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