Schaum's Easy Outline: College Algebra / Edition 1 available in Paperback
- Pub. Date:
- McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Boiled-down essentials of the top-selling Schaum's Outline series for the student with limited time
What could be better than the bestselling Schaum's Outline series? For students looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview, it would have to be Schaum's Easy Outline series. Every book in this series is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its predecessor. With an emphasis on clarity and brevity, each new title features a streamlined and updated format and the absolute essence of the subject, presented in a concise and readily understandable form.
Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give students quick pointers to the essentials.
- Designed to appeal to underprepared students and readers turned off by dense text
- Cartoons, sidebars, icons, and other graphic pointers get the material across fast
- Concise text focuses on the essence of the subject
- Delivers expert help from teachers who are authorities in their fields
- Perfect for last-minute test preparation
- So small and light that they fit in a backpack!
About the Author
Murray Speigel, Ph.D., was Former Professor and Chairman of the Mathematics Department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Hartford Graduate Center.
McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide
Table of Contents
Functions, Limits, Continuity.Fundamental Differentiation. Implicit Differentiation. Tangents and Normals. Maxima and Minima. Differentiating for Special Functions. Implicit Differentiating. The Law of the Mean. Indeterminate Forms. Differentials. Curve Tracing. Fundamental Integration. Applications of Indefinite Integrals. The Definite Integral. Plane Areas of Integration. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Exponential Growth and Decay. Improper Integrals.