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Calculus: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)




Calculus: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)

Patrick Jones

ISBN: 978-1-118-49673-2 July 2014 624 Pages


Practice makes perfect—and helps deepen your understanding of calculus

1001 Calculus Practice Problems For Dummies takes you beyond the instruction and guidance offered in Calculus For Dummies, giving you 1001 opportunities to practice solving problems from the major topics in your calculus course. Plus, an online component provides you with a collection of calculus problems presented in multiple-choice format to further help you test your skills as you go.

  • Gives you a chance to practice and reinforce the skills you learn in your calculus course
  • Helps you refine your understanding of calculus
  • Practice problems with answer explanations that detail every step of every problem

The practice problems in 1001 Calculus Practice Problems For Dummies range in areas of difficulty and style, providing you with the practice help you need to score high at exam time.

Introduction 1

Part I: The Questions 5

Chapter 1: Algebra Review 7

Chapter 2: Trigonometry Review 17

Chapter 3: Limits and Rates of Change 29

Chapter 4: Derivative Basics 43

Chapter 5: The Product, Quotient, and Chain Rules 49

Chapter 6: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions and Tangent Lines 55

Chapter 7: Implicit Differentiation 59

Chapter 8: Applications of Derivatives 63

Chapter 9: Areas and Riemann Sums 75

Chapter 10: The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus and the Net Change Theorem 79

Chapter 11: Applications of Integration 87

Chapter 12: Inverse Trigonometric Functions, Hyperbolic Functions, and L'Hopital's Rule 99

Chapter 13: U-Substitution and Integration by Parts 107

Chapter 14: Trigonometric Integrals, Trigonometric Substitution, and Partial Fractions 113

Chapter 15: Improper Integrals and More Approximating Techniques 121

Part II: The Answers 125

Chapter 16: Answers and Explanations 127

Index 595 Activate the online test!