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LEARNING CALCULUS JUST GOT A LOT EASIER!
Heres an innovative shortcut to gaining a more intuitive understanding of both differential and integral calculus. In Calculus Demystified an experienced teacher and author of more than 30 books puts all the math background you need inside and uses practical examples, real data, and a totally different approach to mastering calculus.
With Calculus Demystified you ease into the subject one simple step at a time at your own speed. A user-friendly, accessible style incorporating frequent reviews, assessments, and the actual application of ideas helps you to understand and retain all the important concepts.
THIS ONE-OF-A-KIND SELF-TEACHING TEXT OFFERS:
- Questions at the end of each chapter and section to reinforce learning and pinpoint weaknesses
- A 100-question final exam for self-assessment
- Detailed examples and solutions
- Numerous “Math Notes” and “You Try It” items to gauge progress and make learning more enjoyable
- An easy-to-absorb style perfect for those without a mathematics background
If youve been looking for a painless way to learn calculus, refresh your skills, or improve your classroom performance, your search ends here.
Loaded with diagrams to reinforce mathematical concepts, this eay to use teaching guide includes exercise sets, chapter ending quizzes, and final exams to master the material. Accounts who order this set by 9/1/02 will receive a 55 percent discount.
This is a self-teaching guide for anyone who wants to learn, or to refresh their knowledge of calculus without taking a formal course. Frequent review, assessment, and application of the ideas should help students to retain and to internalize all of the important concepts.
About the Author
Steven G. Krantz is the Chairman of the Mathematics Department at Washington University in St. Louis. An award-winning teacher and author, Dr. Krantz has written more than 30 books on mathematics including a best-seller.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Basics
Chapter 2: Foundations of Calculus
Chapter 3: Applications of the Derivative
Chapter 4: The Integral
Chapter 5: Indeterminate Forms
Chapter 6: Transcendental Functions
Chapter 7: Methods of Integration
Chapter 8: Applications of the Integral
Solutions to Exercises