Single Variable Calculus

Single Variable Calculus

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For one/two-semester undergraduate-level courses in Calculus.This text combines traditional mainstream calculus with the most flexible approach to new ideas and calculator/computer technology. It contains superb problem sets and a fresh conceptual emphasis flavored by new technological possibilities. The Calculus II portion now has a new focus on differential more

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  • Hardback | 866 pages
  • 209.8 x 275.8 x 31.8mm | 1,759.96g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 6th Revised edition
  • graphs, index
  • 0130620416
  • 9780130620415

Table of contents

1. Functions, Graphs, and Models. Functions and Mathematical Modeling. Graphs of Equations and Functions. Polynomials and Algebraic Functions. Transcendental Functions. Preview: What Is Calculus? 2. Prelude to Calculus. Tangent Lines and Slope Predictors. The Limit Concept. More about Limits. The Concept of Continuity. 3. The Derivative. The Derivative and Rates of Change. Basic Differentiation Rules. The Chain Rule. Derivatives of Algebraic Functions. Maxima and Minima of Functions on Closed Intervals. Applied Optimization Problems. Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions. Successive Approximations and Newton's Method. 4. Additional Applications of the Derivative. Implicit Differentiation and Related Rates. Increments, Differentials, and Linear Approximation. Increasing and Decreasing Functions and the Mean Value Theorem. The First Derivative Test and Applications. Simple Curve Sketching. Higher Derivatives and Concavity. Curve Sketching and Asymptotes. 5. The Integral. Introduction. Antiderivatives and Initial Value Problems. Elementary Area Computations. Riemann Sums and the Integral. Evaluation of Integrals. The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. Integration by Substitution. Areas of Plane Regions. Numerical Integration. 6. Applications of the Integral. Riemann Sum Approximations. Volumes by the Method of Cross Sections. Volumes by the Method of Cylindrical Shells. Arc Length and Surface Area of Revolution. Force and Work. Centroids of Plane Regions and Curves. 7. Calculus of Transcendental Functions. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Indeterminate Forms and L'Hipital Rule. More Indeterminate Forms. The Logarithm as an Integral. Inverse Trigonometric Functions. Hyperbolic Functions. 8. Techniques of Integration. Introduction. Integral Tables and Simple Substitutions. Integration by Parts. Trigonometric Integrals. Rational Functions and Partial Fractions. Trigonometric Substitutions. Integrals Involving Quadratic Polynomials. Improper Integrals. 9. Differential Equations. Simple Equations and Models. Slope Fields and Euler's Method. Separable Equations and Applications. Linear Equations and Applications. Population Models. Linear Second-Order Equations. Mechanical Vibrations. 10. Polar Coordinates and Parametric Curves. Analytic Geometry and the Conic Sections. Polar Coordinates. Area Computations in Polar Coordinates. Parametric Curves. Integral Computations with Parametric Curves. Conic Sections and Applications. 11. Infinite Series. Introduction. Infinite Sequences. Infinite Series and Convergence. Taylor Series and Taylor Polynomials. The Integral Test. Comparison Tests for Positive-Term Series. Alternating Series and Absolute Convergence. Power Series. Power Series Computations. Series Solutions of Differential Equations. Appendices. Answers. more