Cengage Advantage Books: Calculus The Classic Edition

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 6/16/2000
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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This ADVANTAGE SERIES edition of Swokowski's text is a truly valuable selection. Groundbreaking in every way when first published, this book is a simple, straightforward, direct calculus text. Its popularity is directly due to its broad use of applications, the easy-to-understand writing style, and the wealth of examples and exercises, which reinforce conceptualization of the subject matter. The author wrote this text with three objectives in mind. The first was to make the book more student-oriented by expanding discussions and providing more examples and figures to help clarify concepts. To further aid students, guidelines for solving problems were added in many sections of the text. The second objective was to stress the usefulness of calculus by means of modern applications of derivatives and integrals. The third objective, to make the text as accurate and error-free as possible, was accomplished by a careful examination of the exposition, combined with a thorough checking of each example and exercise. And,as part of the ADVANTAGE SERIES, this new version will offer all the quality content you've come to expect from Swokowski sold to your students at a significantly lower price.

Table of Contents

1. Precalculus Review
2. Limits of Functions
3. The Derivative
4. Applications of the Derivative
5. Integrals
6. Applications of the Definite Integral
7. Logarithmic and Exponential Functions
8. Inverse Trigonometric and Hyperbolic Functions
9. Techniques of Integration
10. Indeterminate Forms and Improper Integrals
11. Infinite Series
12. Topics from Analytic Geometry
13. Plane Curves and Polar Coordinates
14. Vectors and Surfaces
15. Vector-Valued Functions
16. Partial Differentiation
17. Multiple Integrals
18. Vector Calculus
19. Differential Equations
Appendices I: Mathematical Induction
Appendices II: Theorems On Limits and Integrals
Appendices III: Tables
Appendices IV: Table of Integrals
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises

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