Calculus and Its Applications

3.19 avg rating
( 32 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781292023960: Calculus and Its Applications
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Calculus and Its Applications, Tenth Edition, remains a best-selling text because of its accessible presentation that anticipates student needs. The writing style is ideal for today’s readers, providing intuitive explanations that work with the carefully crafted artwork to help them visualize new calculus concepts. Additionally, the text’s numerous and up-to-date applications from business, economics, life sciences, and social sciences help motivate readers. Algebra diagnostic and review material is available for those who need to strengthen basic skills. Every aspect of this revision is designed to motivate and help readers to more readily understand and apply the mathematics.

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

About the Author:

Marvin Bittinger has been teaching math at the university level for more than thirty-eight years. Since 1968, he has been employed at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, and is now professor emeritus of mathematics education. Professor Bittinger has authored over 190 publications on topics ranging from basic mathematics to algebra and trigonometry to applied calculus. He received his BA in mathematics from Manchester College and his PhD in mathematics education from Purdue University. Special honors include Distinguished Visiting Professor at the United States Air Force Academy and his election to the Manchester College Board of Trustees from 1992 to 1999. His hobbies include hiking in Utah, baseball, golf, and bowling. Professor Bittinger has also had the privilege of speaking at many mathematics conventions, most recently giving a lecture entitled "Baseball and Mathematics." In addition, he also has an interest in philosophy and theology, in particular, apologetics. Professor Bittinger currently lives in Carmel, Indiana, with his wife, Elaine. He has two grown and married sons, Lowell and Chris, and four granddaughters.

 

David Ellenbogen has taught math at the college level for twenty-two years, spending most of that time in the Massachusetts and Vermont community college systems, where he has served on both curriculum and developmental math committees. He has also taught at St. Michael's College and the University of Vermont. Professor Ellenbogen has been active in the Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges since 1985, having served on its Developmental Mathematics Committee and as a delegate, and has been a member of the Mathematical Association of America since 1979. He has authored dozens of publications on topics ranging from prealgebra to calculus and has delivered lectures at numerous conferences on the use of language in mathematics. Professor Ellenbogen received his BA in mathematics from Bates College and his MA in community college mathematics education from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. A cofounder of the Colchester Vermont Recycling Program, Professor Ellenbogen has a deep love for the environment and the outdoors, especially in his home state of Vermont. In his spare time, he enjoys playing keyboard in the band Soularium, volunteering as a community mentor, hiking, biking, and skiing. He has two sons, Monroe and Zack.

 

Scott Surgent received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in mathematics from the University of California–Riverside, and has taught mathematics at Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona, since 1994. He is an avid sports fan and has authored books on hockey, baseball, and hiking. Scott enjoys hiking and climbing the mountains of the western United States. He was active in search and rescue, including six years as an Emergency Medical Technician with the Central Arizona Mountain Rescue Association (Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office) from 1998 until 2004. Scott and his wife, Beth, live in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780321694331: Calculus and Its Applications (10th Edition)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0321694333 ISBN 13:  9780321694331
Publisher: Pearson, 2011
Hardcover

9780321760005: Calculus and Its Applications plus MyMathLab with Pearson eTex t - Access Card Package (10th Edition)

Pearson, 2011
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

International Edition
International Edition

1.

Marvin L Bittinger and David J. Ellenbogen
Published by PNIE (PS) (2013)
ISBN 10: 1292023961 ISBN 13: 9781292023960
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
United College Bookstore (UCB) / KUL6632
(Springfield Gardens, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PNIE (PS), 2013. Condition: Brand New. International Edition. Softcover. This is a Brand New Textbook Wrapped MINT in the plastic. Ship from Multiple Locations, including Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. Shipping should take from 3-4 business days within US, Canada, UK, and other EU countries, 2-3 business days within Australia, Japan, and Singapore; for faster processing time, please choose to ship with Expedite. Thank you for looking! [3960PNIECalcItsAppBittin]. Seller Inventory # 978129202396088

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 15.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

2.

Scott Adam Surgent, David J. Ellenbogen, Marvin L. Bittinger
Published by Pearson Education Limited
ISBN 10: 1292023961 ISBN 13: 9781292023960
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Easy Textbook
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education Limited. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 1292023961 Brand new book. International Edition. Ship from multiple locations. 3-5 business days Express Delivery to USA/UK/Europe/Asia/Worldwide. Tracking number will be provided. Satisfaction guaranteed. Seller Inventory # SKU000600

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 60.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.50
From Malaysia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Marvin L. Bittinger, David J. Ellenbogen and Scott Surgent
Published by Pearson; 10 edition (6 Aug 2013) (2013)
ISBN 10: 1292023961 ISBN 13: 9781292023960
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Supernew USA
(Bangkok, ., Thailand)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson; 10 edition (6 Aug 2013), 2013. Soft cover. Condition: New. New, US Edition, 10th Edition . Delivery time is 3-5 business days via either UPS, FedEx, DHL. Premium quality books. Seller Inventory # 1292023961

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 75.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.00
From Thailand to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

4.

Marvin L Bittinger, David J. Ellenbogen and Scott Surgen
ISBN 10: 1292023961 ISBN 13: 9781292023960
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller:
TM Books
(San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Condition: New. Brand New INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 4-6 days shipping! Same contents as the US edition with 3-5 days shipping. CD/DVD or access codes may not be included. Seller Inventory # 9781292023960

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 103.82
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds