Discovering Calculus with the TI-81 and the TI-85

Discovering Calculus with the TI-81 and the TI-85

by Robert T. Smith, Roland B. Minton
     
 
The point of learning the calculus is not simply to generate correct answers to problems. Indeed, the purpose is to learn how to think mathematically. This book is all about understanding calculus, not simply as preparation for an increasingly technical job market, but also to foster a deeper appreciation of what mathematics is. In this book, we show how the

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The point of learning the calculus is not simply to generate correct answers to problems. Indeed, the purpose is to learn how to think mathematically. This book is all about understanding calculus, not simply as preparation for an increasingly technical job market, but also to foster a deeper appreciation of what mathematics is. In this book, we show how the graphical and numerical capabilities of the TI-81 and TI-85 advanced calculators can help students apply their innate visual skills to better understand calculus and the modern mathematical world in which they live.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070591998
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/01/1993
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.45(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.62(d)

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