Calculus Single and Multivariable 6E

Calculus Single and Multivariable 6E

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Calculus: Single and Multivariable, 6th Edition continues the effort to promote courses in which understanding and computation reinforce each other. The 6th Edition reflects the many voices of users at research universities, four-year colleges, community colleges, and secondary schools. This new edition has been streamlined to create a flexible approach to both theory and modeling. The text includes a variety of problems and examples from the physical, health, and biological sciences, engineering and economics; emphasizing the connection between calculus and other fields. In addition, new problems on the mathematics of sustainability and new case studies on calculus in medicine by David E. Sloane, MD have been added.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 1248 pages
  • 215.9 x 269.24 x 43.18mm | 2,472.07g
  • John Wiley & Sons Ltd
  • Chichester, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 6th ed.
  • colour line drawings, colour tables, figures
  • 047088861X
  • 9780470888612
  • 1,644,243

Table of contents

Chapter 1: A Library of Functions Chapter 2: Key Concept: The Derivative Chapter 3: Short-Cuts to Differentiation Chapter 4: Using the Derivative Chapter 5: Key Concept: The Definite Integral Chapter 6: Constructing Antiderivatives Chapter 7: Integration Chapter 8: Using the Definite Integral Chapter 9: Sequences and Series Chapter 10: Approximating Functions Using Series Chapter 11: Differential Equations Chapter 12: Functions of Several Variables Chapter 13: A Fundamental Tool: Vectors Chapter 14: Differentiating Functions of Several Variables Chapter 15: Optimization: Local and Global Extrema Chapter 16: Integrating Functions of Several Variables Chapter 17: Parameterization and Vector Fields Chapter 18: Line Integrals Chapter 19: Flux Integrals and Divergence Chapter 20: The Curl and Stokes Theorem Chapter 21: Parameters, Coordinates, and Integrals
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About Deborah Hughes-Hallett

Deborah J. Hughes Hallett is a mathematician who works as a professor of mathematics at the University of Arizona. Her expertise is in the undergraduate teaching of mathematics. She has also taught as Professor of the Practice in the Teaching of Mathematics at Harvard University, and continues to hold an affiliation with Harvard as Adjunct Professor of Public Policy in the John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Hughes Hallett earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics from the University of Cambridge in 1966, and a master's degree from Harvard in 1976. She worked as a preceptor and senior preceptor at Harvard from 1975 to 1991, as an instructor at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey from 1981 to 1984, and as a faculty member at Harvard from 1986 to 1998. She served as Professor of the Practice in the Teaching of Mathematics at Harvard from 1991 to 1998. She moved to Arizona in 1998, and took on her adjunct position at the Kennedy School in 2001.
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