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Schaum's Outline of Beginning Calculus


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This review of beginning calculus is updated to reflect the latest course scope and sequences, with expanded explanations of particularly difficult topics.

About the Author

Dr. Elliott Mendelson was Professor of Mathematics at Queens College, the City University of New York.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Coordinate Systems on a Line

Chapter 2: Coordinate Systems in a Plane

Chapter 3: Graphs of Equations

Chapter 4: Straight Lines

Chapter 5: Intersections of Graphs

Chapter 6: Symmetry

Chapter 7: Functions and Their Graphs

Chapter 8: Limits

Chapter 9: Special Limits

Chapter 10: Continuity

Chapter 11: The Slope of a Tangent Line

Chapter 12: The Derivative

Chapter 13: More on the Derivative

Chapter 14: Maximum and Minimum Problems

Chapter 15: The Chain Rule

Chapter 16: Implicit Differentiation

Chapter 17: The Mean-Value Theorem and the Sign of the Derivative

Chapter 18: Rectilinear Motion and Instantaneous Velocity

Chapter 19: Instantaneous Rate of Change

Chapter 20: Related Rates

Chapter 21: Approximation by Differentials; Newton's Method

Chapter 22: Higher-Order Derivatives

Chapter 23: Applications of the Second Derivative and Graph Sketching

Chapter 24: More Maximum and Minimum Problems

Chapter 25: Angle Measure

Chapter 26: Sine and Cosine Functions

Chapter 27: Graphs and Derivatives of Sine and Cosine Functions

Chapter 28: The Tangent and Other Trigonometric Functions

Chapter 29: Antiderivatives

Chapter 30: The Definite Integral

Chapter 31: The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

Chapter 32: Applications of Integration I: Area and Arc Length

Chapter 33: Applications of Integration II: Volume

Chapter 34: The Natural Logarithm

Chapter 35: Exponential Functions

Chapter 36: L'Hopital's Rule; Exponential Growth and Decay

Chapter 37: Inverse Trigonometric Functions

Chapter 38: Integration by Parts

Chapter 39: Trigonometric Integrands and Trigonometric Substitutions

Chapter 40: Integration of Rational Functions; The Method of Partial Fractions

Appendix A: Trigonometric Formulas

Appendix B: Basic Integration Formulas

Appendix C: Geometric Formulas

Appendix D: Trigonometric Functions

Appendix E: Natural Logarithms

Appendix F: Exponential Functions

Answers to Supplementary Problems


Product Details

Mathematics : Calculus
Mendelson, Elliott
Computers : Programming Languages - General
Publication Date:
August 2007

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