Elementary Algebra and Calculus
by Larissa Fradkin
Publisher: Bookboon 2013
Number of pages: 261
The book is based on lecture notes the author created while teaching large classes of STEM students at a University of widening access and 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.
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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 Daniel Kleitman - MIT
Calculus is the study of how things change, it provides a framework for modeling systems in which there is change. This online textbook provides an overview of Calculus in clear, easy to understand language designed for the non-mathematician.
by Ismor Fischer - University of Wisconsin
This is a very condensed and simplified version of basic calculus, which is a prerequisite for many courses in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, etc. It is not comprehensive, and not intended to be a substitute for a one-year freshman course.
by Paul Garrett
A short text covering introductory calculus topics: functions, limits, derivatives, critical points, minimization and maximization, l’Hospital’s rule, higher derivatives, integration, area and definite integrals, numerical integration, etc.