Projects for calculus : the language of change /

Projects for Calculus is designed to add depth and meaning to any calculus course. The fifty-two projects presented in this text offer the opportunity to expand the use and understanding of mathematics. The wide range of topics will appeal to both instructors and students. Shorter, less demanding pr...

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Main Author: Stroyan, K. D.
Format: eBook
Published: San Diego : Academic Press, ©1999.
Edition:2nd ed.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to the Scientific Projects.
  • Epidemiological Applications.
  • The Role of Rules for Derivatives.
  • Applications of the Increment Approximation.
  • Differential Equations from Increment Geometry.
  • Log and Exponential Functions.
  • Theory of Derivatives.
  • Applications to Physics.
  • Applications in Economics.
  • Advanced Max-Min Problems.
  • Applications of Linear Differential Equations.
  • Forced Linear Equations.
  • Applications in Ecology.
  • Derivations with Vectors.
  • Chemical Reactions.
  • More Mathematical Projects.
  • Additional Project References.