KEY BENEFIT: The popular and respected Thomas’ Calculus Series has been expanded to include a concise alternative.University Calculus: Elements is the ideal text for instructors who prefer the flexibility of a text that is streamlined without compromising the necessary coverage for a typical three-semester course. As with all of Thomas’ texts, this book delivers the highest quality writing, trusted exercises, and an exceptional art program. Providing the shortest, lightest, and least-expensive early transcendentals presentation of calculus,University Calculus: Elements is the text that students will carry and use!KEY TOPICS: Functions and Limits ; Differentiation; Applications of Derivatives ; Integration; Techniques of Integration; Applications of Definite Integrals; Infinite Sequences and Series; Polar Coordinates and Conics; Vectors and the Geometry of Space; Vector-Valued Functions and Motion in Space; Partial Derivatives; Multiple Integrals; Integration in Vector Fields.MARKET: for all readers interested in calculus.
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Joel Hass is Professor of Mathematics at the University of California at Davis. He has held fellowships from the Sloan Foundation and the National Science Foundation.
Maurice D. Weir is professor emeritus at the Naval Postgraduate School. He began his teaching career at Whitman College, and then in 1969 became a professor of mathematics at the Naval Postgraduate School, where he also served as associate provost for instruction. Dr. Weir's research and teaching interests include combat systems modeling and simulation, mathematics education, mathematical modeling, and differential equations. Professor Weir won the Outstanding Civilian Service Medal from the United States Military Academy in 1986 and the Schieffelin Award for Excellence in Teaching at the Naval Postgraduate School in 1983. Professor Weir retired from teaching in 1999 but is still actively engaged in writing mathematics textbooks. He received his M.S. and D.A. degrees from Carnegie-Mellon.
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