Calculus - Preliminary Edition

Calculus - Preliminary Edition

Paperback(Prelim. ed)



Designed to promote an actual understanding of calculus as well as a real sense of how math is used in our technological age. At every stage it stresses the meaning in practical, graphical or numerical terms of the symbols students are using and the main concepts of calculus are described in plain English. Differential equations, exponential functions, the definite integral and its applications are among the topics covered. Includes problem sets, many of which are open-ended.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471577232
Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/21/1992
Edition description: Prelim. ed
Pages: 743
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.94(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

A Library of Functions.

Key Concept: The Derivative.

Key Concept: The Definite Integral.

Short-Cuts to Differentiation.

Using the Derivative.

The Integral.

Using the Definite Integral.

Differential Equations.


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