by Arthur Henry Barker
Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co. 1896
Number of pages: 188
All teachers of engineering and applied sciences generally now recognize the vast superiority of graphical over purely mathematical methods of imparting instruction of almost every description. The former are much more convincing to the student, because they appeal to the eye, the training of which is one of the chief objects to be aimed at in the education of an engineer. In this little book we see graphical constructions of a very simple character employed to teach what, to the beginner, are somewhat abstruse mathematical principles.
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by Karl Heinz Dovermann - University of Hawaii
The author introduces limits and derivatives, provides some rules for their computations, discusses some properties of differential equations, geometric properties of graphs, introduces the ideas of the definite and the indefinite integral, etc.
by Silvanus P. Thompson - The MacMillan Company
A book for the mathematically eager who know some algebra. First published in 1910, overall a million copies have been sold. Most talk of continuum and its infinities is suppressed. A remarkable and user-friendly approach to the study of calculus.
by Matt Boelkins - Grand Valley State University
Where many texts present a general theory of calculus followed by substantial collections of worked examples, we instead pose problems or situations, consider possibilities, and then ask students to investigate and explore.
by Marcel B. Finan - Arkansas Tech University
This short supplement consists of the author's lectures of a freshmen-level mathematics class offered at Arkansas Tech University. These lecture notes are basically well suited for a one semester course in Business Calculus.