Brief Calculus: An Applied Approach

2.12 avg rating
( 8 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780618958474: Brief Calculus: An Applied Approach

Designed specifically for business, economics, or life/social sciences majors, Brief Calculus: An Applied Approach, 8/e, motivates students while fostering understanding and mastery. This brief text emphasizes integrated and engaging applications that show students the real-world relevance of topics and concepts. Several pedagogical features--from algebra review to study tips--provide extra guidance and practice.The Eighth Edition builds upon its applications emphasis through updated exercises and relevant examples. Applied problems drawn from government sources, industry, current events, and other disciplines provide well-rounded examples and appeal to diverse interests. In addition, the Brief Calculus program offers a strong support package--including CL MATHSpace Instructor/Student websites and course management tools, instructional DVDs, and solutions manuals--that allows students to review the material independently and retain key concepts.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Dr. Ron Larson is a professor of mathematics at The Pennsylvania State University, where he has taught since 1970. He received his Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Colorado and is considered the pioneer of using multimedia to enhance the learning of mathematics, having authored over 30 software titles since 1990. Dr. Larson conducts numerous seminars and in-service workshops for math educators around the country about using computer technology as an instructional tool and motivational aid. He is the recipient of the 2014 William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award for CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTAL FUNCTIONS, the 2013 Text and Academic Authors Association Award for CALCULUS, the 2012 William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award for CALCULUS: AN APPLIED APPROACH, and the 1996 Text and Academic Authors Association TEXTY Award for INTERACTIVE CALCULUS (a complete text on CD-ROM that was the first mainstream college textbook to be offered on the Internet). Dr. Larson authors numerous textbooks including the bestselling Calculus series published by Cengage.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 299.95
US$ 88.42

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Ron Larson
Published by Brooks Cole (2007)
ISBN 10: 0618958479 ISBN 13: 9780618958474
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Chattanooga Book Services
(CHATTANOOGA, TN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brooks Cole, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2009C - NEW CONDITION - NEVER USED. Bookseller Inventory # 00163

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 88.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Larson, Ron
Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 0618958479 ISBN 13: 9780618958474
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
SGS Trading Inc
(Franklin Lakes, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cengage Learning. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0618958479 New US Edition Textbook, Ships with Emailed Tracking from USA. Bookseller Inventory # Z0618958479ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 97.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.89
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Larson, Ron/ Falvo, David C.
Published by Brooks/Cole Pub Co (2007)
ISBN 10: 0618958479 ISBN 13: 9780618958474
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brooks/Cole Pub Co, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 8th edition. 928 pages. 10.08x7.95x1.10 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0618958479

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 417.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.15
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds