MP Applied Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Expanded 8e W/ Mathzone / Edition 8

MP Applied Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Expanded 8e W/ Mathzone / Edition 8

by Laurence D. Hoffmann, Kenneth H. Rosen, Gerald L. Bradley, Kenneth H. Rosen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073043907

ISBN-13: 9780073043906

Pub. Date: 07/16/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The textbook meets the needs of instructors who cover topics in one or more of these four chapters together with material from the initial seven chapters. This is often a two-semester course. (The word "Applied" in this title distinguishes this volume from the shorter edition.)The book introduces calculus in real-world contexts; the primary goal is to provide a sound,

Overview

The textbook meets the needs of instructors who cover topics in one or more of these four chapters together with material from the initial seven chapters. This is often a two-semester course. (The word "Applied" in this title distinguishes this volume from the shorter edition.)The book introduces calculus in real-world contexts; the primary goal is to provide a sound, intuitive understanding of basic concepts students need as they pursue careers in business, the life sciences and the social sciences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073043906
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/16/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
8.14(w) x 10.26(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

1 Functions, Graphs, and Limits1 Functions 2 The Graph of a Function 3 Linear Functions 4 Functional Models 5 Limits 6 One-Sided Limits and Continuity 2 Differentiation: Basic Concepts 1 The Derivative 2 Techniques of Differentiation 3 Product and Quotient Rules; Higher Order Derivatives 4 The Chain Rule 5 Marginal Analysis and Approximations Using Increments 6 Implicit Differentiation and Related Rates 3 Additional Applications of the Derivative 1 Increasing and Decreasing Functions; Relative Extrema 2 Concavity and Points of Inflection 3 Curve Sketching 4 Optimization 5 Additional Applied Optimization 4 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 1 Exponential Functions 2 Logarithmic Functions 3 Differentiation of Logarithmic and Exponential Functions 4 Additional Exponential Models 5 Integration 1 Antidifferentiation: The Indefinite Integral 2 Integration by Substitution 3 The Definite Integral and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus (and more...)

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