Calculus Made Easy
by Silvanus P. Thompson
Publisher: The MacMillan Company 1914
Number of pages: 315
The book for the mathematically eager who know some algebra. The first edition appeared in 1910, and overall a million copies have been sold. Most talk of continuum and its infinities is suppressed. A remarkable and original user-friendly approach to the study of calculus.
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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 Augustus De Morgan - The Open Court Pub. Co.
The style is fluent and familiar; the treatment continuous and undogmatic. The main difficulties which encompass the early study of the Calculus are discussed in connexion with practical and historical illustrations which leave little to be desired.
by Frederick S Woods, Frederick H Bailey - Ginn and Company
This book is adapted to the use of students in the first year in technical school or college, and is based upon the experience of the authors teaching calculus to students in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology immediately upon entrance.
by John Perry - E. Arnold
This book describes what has for many years been the most important part of the regular college course in the Calculus for Mechanical and Electrical Engineering students. The students knew only the most elementary mathematics.