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Discovering Calculus with Graphing Calculator, 2nd Edition

Discovering Calculus with Graphing Calculator, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-471-00974-0

Feb 1996

224 pages

Select type: Paperback


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Written as an enrichment supplement to a course in one-variable calculus, this lab manual enables students to apply calculus concepts with a better and more complete conceptual understanding in the place of rote memorization. The graphing calculator provides students with an extremely powerful tool to aid in this understanding along with insight into traditional calculus topics through graphical representations. It is a tool controlled by students themselves, offering a means of concrete imagery and giving them new control over their learning environment as well as the pace of that learning process.
Functions and Graphs--A Review.

Limits and Continuity.


Applications of the Derivative.


Applications of the Definite Integral.

Logarithmic and Exponential Functions.

Inverse Trigonometric Functions and Inverse Hyperbolic Functions.

Techniques of Integration.

Improper Integrals and L'Hopital's Rule.

Infinite Series.

Conic Sections.

Polar Coordinates and Parametric Equations.