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Author Teixeira, Bárbara de Holanda Maia, author

Title Mastering calculus through practice : a study guide with over 300 solved exercises / Bárbara de Holanda Maia Teixeira, Edmundo Capelas de Oliveira
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2021


Description 1 online resource
Contents Preface -- Preliminaries -- Functions -- Limits -- Derivatives -- Integrals -- Brief recap -- Solutions -- Appendix A: Pyramid and inequality -- Appendix B: Sources -- Index
Summary This textbook covers key topics of Elementary Calculus through selected exercises, in a sequence that facilitates development of problem-solving abilities and techniques. It opens with an introduction to fundamental facts of mathematical logic, set theory, and pre-calculus, extending toward functions, limits, derivatives, and integrals. Over 300 solved problems are approached with a simple, direct style, ordered in a way that positively challenges students and helps them build self-confidence as they progress. A special final chapter adds five carefully crafted problems for a comprehensive recap of the work. The book is aimed at first-year students of fields in which calculus and its applications have a role, including Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Architecture, Management, and Applied Social Sciences, as well as students of Quantitative Methods courses. It can also serve as rich supplementary reading for self-study
Notes Includes index
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed January 14, 2022)
Subject Calculus -- Problems, exercises, etc
Genre/Form exercise books.
Problems and exercises.
Problems and exercises.
Problèmes et exercices.
Problemes i exercicis.
Form Electronic book
Author Oliveira, Edmundo Capelas de, author.
ISBN 9783030833404