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Single Variable Calculus Concepts and Contexts

ISBN-10: 0534393667

ISBN-13: 9780534393663

Edition: 5th 2003

Authors: James Stewart

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Stewart's CALCULUS, Fifth Edition has the mathematical precision, accuracy, clarity of exposition and outstanding examples and problem sets that have characterized the first four editions. In this Fifth Edition, Stewart retains the focus on problem solving and the pedagogical system that has worked so well for students in a wide variety of colleges and universities throughout the world. He has made refinements to the exposition and examples, to ensure that students have the best materials available. Further support for students and instructors is now available through a vast array of supplementary material.
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Book details

List price: $232.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Brooks/Cole
Publication date: 12/16/2002
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 850
Size: 8.75" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.532
Language: English

Functions And Models
Four Ways to Represent a Function
Mathematical Models: A Catalog of Essential Functions
New Functions from Old Functions
Graphing Calculators and Computers
Principles of Problem Solving
The Tangent and Velocity Problems
The Limit of a Function
Calculating Limits Using the Limit Laws
The Precise Definition of a Limit
Problems Plus
Derivatives and Rates of Change
Writing Project: Early Methods for Finding Tangents
The Derivative as a Function
Differentiation Formulas
Applied Project: Building a Better Roller Coaster
Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions
The Chain Rule
Applied Project: Where Should a Pilot Start Descent? Implicit Differentiation
Rates of Change in the Natural and Social Sciences
Related Rates
Linear Approximations and Differentials
Laboratory Project: Taylor Polynomials
Problems Plus
Applications Of Differentiation
Maximum and Minimum Values
Applied Project: The Calculus of Rainbows
The Mean Value Theorem
How Derivatives Affect the Shape of a Graph
Limits at Infinity
Horizontal Asymptotes
Summary of Curve Sketching
Graphing with Calculus and Calculators
Optimization Problems
Applied Project: The Shape of a Can
Newton's Method
Problems Plus
Areas and Distances
The Definite Integral
Discovery Project: Area Functions
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
Indefinite Integrals and the Net Change Theorem
Writing Project: Newton, Leibniz, and the Invention of Calculus
The Substitution Rule
Problems Plus
Applications Of Integration
Areas between Curves
Volumes by Cylindrical Shells
Average Value of a Function
Problems Plus
Intervals, Inequalities, and Absolute Values
Coordinate Geometry and Lines
Graphs of Second-Degree Equations
Sigma Notation
Proofs of Theorems
Complex Numbers
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises