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 CALCULUS: EARLY TRANCENDENTALS, Sixth 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!
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
James Stewart received his M.S. from Stanford University and his Ph.D. from the University of Toronto. He did research at the University of London and was influenced by the famous mathematician George Polya at Stanford University. Stewart is currently a Professor of Mathematics at McMaster University, and his research field is harmonic analysis. Stewart is the author of a best-selling calculus textbook series published by Thomson Brooks/Cole, including CALCULUS, CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTALS, and CALCULUS: CONCEPTS AND CONTEXTS, as well as a series of precalculus texts.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Brooks Cole, 2007. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: 5. Integrals. Areas and Distances / The Definite Integral / Discovery Project: Area Functions / The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus / Indefinite Integrals and the Total Change Theorem / Writing Project: Newton, Leibniz, and the Invention of Calculus / The Substitution Rule. 6. Applications of Integration. Areas between Curves / Volume / Volumes by Cylindrical Shells / Work / Average Value of a Function / Applied Project: Where to Sit at the Movies. 7. Techniques of Integration. Integration by Parts / Trigonometric Integrals / Trigonometric Substitution / Integration of Rational Functions by Partial Fractions / Strategy for Integration / Integration Using Tables and Computer Algebra Systems / Discovery Project: Patterns in Integrals / Approximate Integration / Improper Integrals. 8. Further Applications of Integration. Arc Length / Discovery Project: Arc Length Contest / Area of a Surface of Revolution / Discovery Project: Rotating on a Slant / Applications to Physics and Engineering / Applications to Economics and Biology / Probability . 9. Differential Equations. Modeling with Differential Equations / Direction Fields and Euler's Method / Separable Equations / Applied Project: Which is Faster, Going Up or Coming Down? Exponential Growth and Decay / Applied Project: Calculus and Baseball / The Logistic Equation / Linear Equations / Predator-Prey Systems. 10. Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates. Curves Defined by Parametric Equations / Laboratory Project: Families of Hypocycloids / Tangents and Areas / Laboratory Project: Bezier Curves / Arc Length and Surface Area / Polar Coordinates / Areas and Lengths in Polar Coordinates / Conic Sections / Conic Sections in Polar Coordinates / Applied Project: Transfer Orbits. 11. Infinite Sequences and Series. Sequences / Laboratory Project: Logistic Sequences / Series / 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 / Representation of Functions as Power Series / Taylor and Maclaurin Series / The Binomial Series / Writing Project: How Newton Discovered the Binomial Series / Applications of Taylor Polynomials / Applied Project: Radiation from the Stars. Appendixes. A: Numbers, Inequalities, and Absolute Values / B: Coordinate Geometry and Lines / C: Graphs of Second-Degree Equations / D: Trigonometry / E: Sigma Notation / F: Proofs of Theorems / G: The Logarithm Defined as an Integral / H: Complex Numbers / I: Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0495384267
Book Description Brooks Cole, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0495384267
Book Description Brooks Cole, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 6. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0495384267
Book Description Brooks Cole, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110495384267
Book Description Brooks Cole. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0495384267 Brand new book. STUDENT US EDITION. Never used. Nice gift. Best buy. Shipped promptly and packaged carefully. Bookseller Inventory # SKU5001901
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97804953842671.0