CART

(0) items

Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief,9780077292737
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!
FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief

by ;
Edition:
10th
ISBN13:

9780077292737

ISBN10:
0077292731
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
1/1/2009
Publisher(s):
McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math
List Price: $192.71

Buy Used Textbook

(Recommended)
Usually Ships in 2-3 Business Days
$87.59

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.27

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 10th edition with a publication date of 1/1/2009.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.

Related Products


  • Loose Leaf Version for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief
    Loose Leaf Version for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief
  • MathZone Access Card for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief
    MathZone Access Card for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief
  • Loose Leaf Version for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief
    Loose Leaf Version for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief
  • Student's Solution Manual for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences
    Student's Solution Manual for Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences
  • Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief Version
    Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief Version





Summary

Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, Brief Editionintroduces calculus in real-world contexts and provides a sound, intuitive understanding of the basic concepts students need as they pursue careers in business, the life sciences, and the social sciences. Students achieve success using this text as a result of the authors' applied and real-world orientation to concepts, problem-solving approach, straightforward and concise writing style, and comprehensive exercise sets. More than 100,000 students worldwide have studied from this text! .

Table of Contents

Functions, Graphs, and Limits
Functions
The Graph of a Function
Linear Functions
Functional Models
Limits
One-Sided Limits and Continuity
Differentiation: Basic Concepts
The Derivative
Techniques of Differentiation
Product and Quotient Rules; Higher-Order Derivatives
The Chain Rule
Marginal Analysis and Approximations Using Increments
Implicit Differentiation and Related Rates
Additional Applications of the Derivative
Increasing and Decreasing Functions; Relative Extrema
Concavity and Points of Inflection
Curve Sketching
Optimization; Elasticity of Demand
Additional Applied Optimization
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Exponential Functions: Continuous Compounding
Logarithmic Functions
Applications; Exponential Models
Integration
Antidifferentiation: The Indefinite Integral
Integration by Substitution
The Definite Integral and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
Applying Definite Integration: Area Between Curves and Average Value
Additional Applications to Business and Economics
Additional Applications to the Life and Social Sciences
Additional Topics in Integration
Integration by Parts; Integral Tables
Introduction to Differential Equations
Improper Integrals; Continuous Probability
Numerical Integration
Calculus of Several Variables
Functions of Several Variables
Partial Derivatives
Optimizing Functions of Two Variables
The Method of Least-Squares
Constrained Optimization: The Method of Lagrange Multipliers
Double Integrals
Algebra Review
A Brief Review of Algebra
Factoring Polynomials and Solving Systems of Equations
Evaluating Limits with LG++HopitalG++s Rule
The Summation Notation
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...