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Calculus with Applications / Edition 8

Calculus with Applications / Edition 8

by Margaret L. Lial, Nathan Ritchey, Raymond Greenwell, Nathan P. Ritchey, Raymond N. Greenwell

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ISBN-10: 0321228146

ISBN-13: 9780321228147

Pub. Date: 07/14/2004

Publisher: Pearson

Product Details

Publication date:
Lial/Greenwell/Ritchey Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

R. Algebra Reference.



Rational Expressions.





1. Linear Functions.

Slopes and Equations of Lines.

Linear Functions and Applications.

The Least Squares Line.

2. Nonlinear Functions.

Properties of Functions.

Quadratic Functions; Translation and Reflection.

Polynomial and Rational Functions.

Exponential Functions.

Logarithmic Functions.

Applications. Growth and Decay; Mathematics of Finance.

3. The Derivative.



Rates of Change.

Definition of the Derivative.

Graphical Differentiation.

4. Calculating the Derivative.

Techniques for Finding Derivatives.

Derivatives of Products and Quotients.

The Chain Rule.

Derivatives of Exponential Functions.

Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions.

5. Graphs and the Derivative.

Increasing and Decreasing Functions.

Relative Extrema.

Higher Derivatives, Concavity, and the Second Derivative Test.

Curve Sketching.

6. Applications of the Derivative.

Absolute Extrema.

Applications of Extrema.

Further Business Applications: Economic Lot Size, Economic Order Quantity; Elasticity of Demand.

Implicit Differentiation.

Related Rates.

Differentials: Linear Approximation.

7. Integration.



Area and the Definite Integral.

The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.

The Area Between Two Curves.

Numerical Integration.

8. Further Techniques and Applications of Integration.

Integration by Parts.

Volume and Average Value.

Continuous Money Flow.

Improper Integrals.

9. Multivariable Calculus.

Functions of Several Variables.

Partial Derivatives.

Maxima and Minima.

Lagrange Multipliers.

Total Differentials and Approximations.

Double Integrals.

10. Differential Equations.

Solutions of Elementary and Separable Differential Equations.

Linear First-Order Differential Equations.

Euler's Method.

Applications of Differential Equations.

11. Probability and Calculus.

Continuous Probability Models.

Expected Value and Variance of Continuous Random Variables.

Special Probability Density Functions.

12. Sequences and Series.

Geometric Sequences.

Annuities: An Application of Sequences.

Taylor Polynomials at 0.

Infinite Series.

Taylor Series.

Newton's Method.

L'Hôspital's Rule.

13. The Trigonometric Functions.

Definitions of the Trigonometric Functions.

Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions.

Integrals of Trigonometric Functions.


Table 1. Formulas from Geometry.

Table 2. Area Under a Normal Curve.

Table 3. Integrals.

Table 4. Integrals Involving Trigonometric Functions.

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