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This book is a response to those instructors who feel that calculus textbooks are too big. In writing the book James Stewart asked himself:What is essential for a three-semester calculus course for scientists and engineers? Stewart's ESSENTIAL CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTALS offers a concise approach to teaching calculus, focusing on major concepts and supporting those with precise definitions, patient explanations, and carefully graded problems. ESSENTIAL CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTALS is only 850 pages-two-thirds the size of Stewart's other calculus texts (CALCULUS, Fifth Edition and CALCULUS, EARLY TRANSCENDENTALS, Fifth Edition)-yet it contains almost all of the same topics. The author achieved this relative brevity mainly by condensing the exposition and by putting some of the features on the website www.StewartCalculus.com. Despite the reduced size of the book, there is still a modern flavor: Conceptual understanding and technology are not neglected, though they are not as prominent as in Stewart's other books. ESSENTIAL CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTALS has been written with the same attention to detail, eye for innovation, and meticulous accuracy that have made Stewart's textbooks the best-selling calculus texts in the world.
Table of Contents
|Functions And Limits|
|Functions and Their Representations|
|A Catalog of Essential Functions|
|The Limit of a Function|
|Limits Involving Infinity|
|Derivatives and Rates of Change|
|The Derivative as a Function|
|Basic Differentiation Formulas|
|The Product and Quotient Rules|
|The Chain Rule|
|Linear Approximations and Differentials|
|Inverse Functions: Exponential, Logarithmic, and Inverse Trigonometric Functions|
|Inverse Functions and Logarithms|
|Derivatives of Logarithmic and Exponential Functions|
|Exponential Growth and Decay|
|Inverse Trigonometric Functions|
|Indeterminate Forms and l'Hospital's Rule|
|Applications of Differentiation|
|Maximum and Minimum Values|
|The Mean Value Theorem|
|Derivatives and the Shapes of Graphs|
|Areas and Distances|
|The Definite Integral|
|Evaluating Definite Integrals|
|The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus|
|The Substitution Rule|
|Techniques of Integration|
|Integration by Parts|
|Trigonometric Integrals and Substitutions|
|Integration with Tables and Computer Algebra Systems|
|Applications of Integration|
|Areas between Curves|
|Volumes by Cylindrical Shells|
|Applications to Physics and Engineering|
|The Integral and Comparison Tests|
|Other Convergence Tests|
|Representing Functions as Power Series|
|Taylor and Maclaurin Series|
|Applications of Taylor Polynomials|
|Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates|
|Calculus with Parametric Curves|
|Areas and Lengths in Polar Coordinates|
|Conic Sections in Polar Coordinates|
|Vectors and the Geometry of Space|
|Three-Dimensional Coordinate Systems|
|The Dot Product|
|The Cross Product|
|Equations of Lines and Planes|
|Cylinders and Quadric Surfaces|
|Vector Functions and Space Curves|
|Arc Length and Curvature|
|Motion in Space: Velocity and Acceleration|
|Functions of Several Variables|
|Limits and Continuity|
|Tangent Planes and Linear Approximations|
|The Chain Rule|
|Directional Derivatives and the Gradient Vector|
|Maximum and Minimum Values|
|Double Integrals over Rectangles|
|Double Integrals over General Regions|
|Double Integrals in Polar Coordinates|
|Applications of Double Integrals|
|Triple Integrals in Cylindrical Coordinates|
|Triple Integrals in Spherical Coordinates|
|Change of Variables in Multiple Integrals|
|The Fundamental Theorem for Line Integrals|
|Curl and Divergence|
|Parametric Surfaces and Their Areas|
|The Divergence Theorem|
|The Logarithm Defined as an Integral.|
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