Multivariable Calculus

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  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-01-01
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Success in your calculus course starts here! James Stewart's CALCULUS texts are world-wide best-sellers for a reason: they are clear, accurate, and filled with relevant, real-world examples. With MULTIVARIABLE CALCULUS, Seventh Edition, Stewart conveys not only the utility of calculus to help you develop technical competence, but also gives you an appreciation for the intrinsic beauty of the subject. His patient examples and built-in learning aids will help you build your mathematical confidence and achieve your goals in the course!

Table of Contents

Parametric Equations And Polar Coordinates
Curves Defined by Parametric Equations
Laboratory Project: Families of Hypocycloids
Calculus with Parametric Curves
Laboratory Project: B?zier Curves
Polar Coordinates
Laboratory Project: Families of Polar Curves
Areas and Lengths in Polar Coordinates
Conic Sections
Conic Sections in Polar Coordinates
Problems Plus
Infinite Sequences And Series
Laboratory Project: Logistic Sequences
The Integral Test and Estimates of Sums
The Comparison Tests
Alternating Series
Absolute Convergence and the Ratio and Root Tests
Strategy for Testing Series
Power Series
Representations of Functions as Power Series
Taylor and Maclaurin Series
Laboratory Project: An Elusive Limit
Writing Project: How Newton Discovered the Binomial Series
Applications of Taylor Polynomials
Applied Project: Radiation from the Stars
Problems Plus
Vectors And The Geometry Of Space
Three-Dimensional Coordinate Systems
The Dot Product
The Cross Product
Discovery Project: The Geometry of a Tetrahedron
Equations of Lines and Planes
Cylinders and Quadric Surfaces
Problems Plus
Vector Functions
Vector Functions and Space Curves
Derivatives and Integrals of Vector Functions
Arc Length and Curvature
Motion in Space: Velocity and Acceleration
Applied Project: Kepler's Laws
Problems Plus
Partial Derivatives
Functions of Several Variables
Limits and Continuity
Partial Derivatives
Tangent Planes and Linear Approximation
The Chain Rule
Directional Derivatives and the Gradient Vector
Maximum and Minimum Values
Applied Project: Designing a Dumpster
Discovery Project: Quadratic Approximations and Critical Points
Lagrange Multipliers
Applied Project: Rocket Science
Applied Project: Hydro-Turbine Optimization
Problems Plus
Multiple Integrals
Double Integrals over Rectangles
Iterated Integrals
Double Integrals over General Regions
Double Integrals in Polar Coordinates
Applications of Double Integrals
Triple Integrals
Discovery Project: Volumes of Hyperspheres
Triple Integrals in Cylindrical Coordinates
Discovery Project: The Intersection of Three Cylinders
Triple Integrals in Spherical Coordinates
Applied Project: Roller Derby
Change of Variables in Multiple Integrals
Problems Plus
Ector Calculu
Line Integrals
The Fundamental Theorem for Line Integrals
Green's Theorem
Curl and Divergence
Parametric Surfaces and Their Areas
Surface Integrals
Stokes' Theorem
Writing Project: Three Men and Two Theorems
The Divergence Theorem
Problems Plus
Second-Order Differential Equations
Second-Order Linear Equations
Nonhomogeneous Linear Equations
Applications of Second-Order Differential Equations
Series Solutions
Problems Plus
Proofs of Theorems
Graphing Calculators and Computers
Complex Numbers
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises
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