Skip to content

Calculus with Learning Calculus with Analytic Geometry

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0618239723

ISBN-13: 9780618239726

Edition: 7th 2002

Authors: Ron Larson, Robert P. Hostetler, Bruce H. Edwards

List price: $151.16
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $151.16
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: CENGAGE Learning
Pages: 1091
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.50" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 6.292
Language: English

The Pennsylvania State University, The Behrend College Bio: Robert P. Hostetler received his Ph.D. in mathematics from The Pennsylvania State University in 1970. He has taught at Penn State for many years and has authored several calculus, precalculus, and intermediate algebra textbooks. His teaching specialties include remedial algebra, calculus, and math education, and his research interests include mathematics education and textbooks.

Bruce Edwards has been a mathematics professor at the University of Florida since 1976. Dr. Edwards majored in mathematics at Stanford University, graduating in 1968. He then joined the Peace Corps and spent four years teaching math in Colombia, South America. He returned to the United States and Dartmouth in 1972, and he received his PhD. in mathematics in 1976. Dr. Edwards' research interests include the area of numerical analysis, with a particular interest in the so-called CORDIC algorithms used by computers and graphing calculators to compute function values. His hobbies include jogging, reading, chess, simulation baseball games, and travel.

Contents Note: Each chapter concludes with Review Exercises and P.S. Problem Solving. P. Preparation for Calculus P.1 Graphs and Models P.2 Linear Models and Rates of Change P.3 Functions and Their Graphs P.4 Fitting Models to Data 1. Limits and Their Properties 1.1 A Preview of Calculus 1.2 Finding Limits Graphically and Numerically 1.3 Evaluating Limits Analytically 1.4 Continuity and One-Sided Limits 1.5 Infinite Limits Section Project: Graphs and Limits of Trigonometric Functions 2. Differentiation 2.1 The Derivative and the Tangent Line Problem 2.2 Basic Differentiation Rules and Rates of Change 2.3 The Product and Quotient Rules and Higher-Order Derivatives 2.4 The Chain Rule 2.5…