Calculus for the Management, Life and Social Sciences
This text introduces business, biology, allied health, behavioural, and social science students to the basic concepts and techniques of calculus. Intended for use in a one-semester course, it implements an applications-oriented apporach. Coverage of topics such as trigonometric and curve sketching are included but left as optional to make the text more flexible. A brief algebra review is provided in Chapter 0: a more complete review is in the appendix.
- Hardback | 250 pages
- 193.3 x 239.5 x 31.8mm | 1,268.99g
- 01 Feb 1992
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- CA, United States
- 3rd Revised edition
Table of contents
Review of Algebra Essential for Calculus. Functions. Limits, Continuity, And Rates of Change. The Derivative. Applications of the Derivative. The Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Antidifferentiation. The Definite Integral. Functions of Several Variables. The Trigonometric Functions (Optional). Appendices: Review of Basic Algebra. Tables. Index.