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TI-83 Technology Resource Manual to accomnpany Brief Calculus: An Applied Approach, 8e

TI-83 Technology Resource Manual to accomnpany Brief Calculus: An Applied Approach, 8e

Michael Sullivan, Bill Ardis

ISBN: 978-0-471-46642-0

Jul 2004

124 pages

Select type: Paperback

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This accessible introduction to Calculus is designed to engage readers and demonstrate how calculus applies to various fields of study.  The text is packed with real data and real-life applications to business, economics, social and life sciences. 

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How to Use This Manual.

Chapter 0. Review.

Chapter 1. Functions and Their Graphs.

Chapter 2. Classes of Functions.

Chapter 3. The Limit of a Function.

Chapter 4. The Derivative of a Function.

Chapter 5. Applications: Graphing Functions, Optimization.

Chapter 6. The Integral of a Function and Applications.

Chapter 7. Other Applications and Extensions of the Integral.

Chapter 8. Calculus of Functions of Two or More Variables.

Appendix: Graphing Utilities.

  • NEW! Full color design improves clarity and assists student understanding with consistant pedagogical use of color.
  • More applications using real data enhances student motivation. Many of these applications include source lines, to show how mathematics is used in the real world.
  • NEW! Conceptual problems ask students to put the concepts and results into their own words. These problems are marked with an icon to make them easier to assign.
  • The Preparing for this Section feature guides the student on which concepts to review before starting each new section.
  • Each section begins with a set of objectives, which are highlighted and maintained throughout the section. At the end of each chapter, these objectives are reviewed, with specific Review Exercises to test the student's command of the material.
  • Each chapter ends with a Chapter Project that can be used in class, assigned for homework, or employed for group work.
  • NEW! Use of Excel spreadsheets are now integrated throughout.
  • Optional Use of Technology:
    • More opportunities for the use of graphing calculator, including screen shots and instructions.
    • Icons clearly identify each opportunity for the use of spreadsheets or graphing calculator.
  • Now Work Problems appear throughout the text, giving the student the chance to immediately reinforce the skill or concept they have just learned.
  • Chapter Reviews contain a variety of features to help synthesize the ideas of the chapter:
    • Objectives Check
    • Important Terms and Concepts
    • True-False Items
    • Fill in the Blanks
    • Review Exercises
    • Mathematical Questions from Professional Exams (CPA)