Schaum's Easy Outline of Calculus

Overview

When you need just the essentials of calculus, this Easy Outlines book is there to help

If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview of calculus, it’s got to be Schaum's Easy Outline. This book is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its Schaum’s Outline cousin, with an emphasis on clarity and conciseness.

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Overview

When you need just the essentials of calculus, this Easy Outlines book is there to help

If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview of calculus, it’s got to be Schaum's Easy Outline. This book is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its Schaum’s Outline cousin, with an emphasis on clarity and conciseness.

Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials.

  • Perfect if you have missed class or need extra review
  • Gives you expert help from teachers who are authorities in their fields
  • So small and light that it fits in your backpack!

Topics include: Functions, Sequences, Limits, and Continuity, Differentiation, Maxima and Minima, Differentiation of Special Functions, The Law of the Mean, Indeterminate Forms, Differentials, and Curve Sketching, Fundamental Integration Techniques and Applications, The Definite Integral, Plane Areas by Integration, Improper Integrals, Differentiation Formulas for Common Mathematical Functions, Integration Formulas for Common Mathematical Functions

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071745826
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/21/2010
  • Series: Schaum's Easy Outlines Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 365,315
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Frank Ayres, Jr., Ph.D. (deceased) was formerly Professor and Head of the Department of Mathematics at Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He is the coauthor of Schaum’s Outline of Calculus, Schaum’s Outline of Trigonometry, and Schaum’s Outline of Mathematics.

Elliott Mendelson (Roslyn, NY) is Professor of Mathematics at Queens College, CUNY. He is the coauthor of Schaum’s Outline of Calculus and author of Schaum’s Outline of Beginning Calculus.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Functions, Sequences, Limits, and Continuity 1

Chapter 2 Differentiation 17

Chapter 3 Maxima and Minima 35

Chapter 4 Differentiation of Special Functions 53

Chapter 5 The Law of the Mean, Indeterminate Forms, Differentials, and Curve Sketching 69

Chapter 6 Fundamental Integration Techniques and Applications 89

Chapter 7 The Definite Integral, Plane Areas by Integration, Improper Integrals 117

Appendix A Differentiation Formulas for Common Mathematical Functions 129

Appendix B Integration Formulas for Common Mathematical Functions 131

Index 133

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