Difference Equations to Differential Equations - An introduction to calculus
by Dan Sloughter
Number of pages: 599
The study of calculus begins with questions about change. What happens to the velocity of a swinging pendulum as its position changes? What happens to the position of a planet as time changes? What happens to a population of owls as its rate of reproduction changes? Mathematically, one is interested in learning to what extent changes in one quantity affect the value of another related quantity. Through the study of the way in which quantities change we are able to understand more deeply the relationships between the quantities themselves.
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by David Guichard - Lyryx
The book covers the standard Calculus I and II courses, with Calculus III under development. It is accessible to first year college and university students. The emphasis in this course is on problems -- doing calculations and story problems.
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In this course you will learn to use calculus both as a tool and as a language in which you can think coherently about the problems you will be studying. The computer or the graphing calculator is a tool that that you will need for this course.
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