Funny Little Calculus Text
by Robert Ghrist
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania 2012
Number of pages: 46
This text is meant to be read and enjoyed. It assumes you've seen some Calculus before: you know what to do (differentiate / integrate) and how to do it, but you don't know what it really means -- like everything else in life ...
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by Leah Edelstein-Keshet - University of British Columbia
Contents: Areas, volumes and simple sums; Fundamental Theorem of Calculus; Applications of the definite integral to velocities and rates, calculating volume, mass, and length; Techniques of Integration; Differential Equations; Infinite series...
by John William Mercer - Cambridge University Press
The author has been guided by the conviction that it is much more important for the beginner to understand clearly what the processes of the Calculus mean, and what it can do for him, than to acquire facility in performing its operations.
by Larissa Fradkin - Bookboon
This elementary book embodies a systematic and efficient teaching method that marries modern evidence-based pedagogical findings with ideas that can be traced back to such educational and mathematical giants as Socrates and Euler.
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.