Calculus

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Cengage Learning, Jan 1, 2011 - Mathematics - 1368 pages
James Stewart's CALCULUS texts are widely renowned for their mathematical precision and accuracy, clarity of exposition, and outstanding examples and problem sets. Millions of students worldwide have explored calculus through Stewart's trademark style, while instructors have turned to his approach time and time again. In the Seventh Edition of CALCULUS, Stewart continues to set the standard for the course while adding carefully revised content. The patient explanations, superb exercises, focus on problem solving, and carefully graded problem sets that have made Stewart's texts best-sellers continue to provide a strong foundation for the Seventh Edition. From the most unprepared student to the most mathematically gifted, Stewart's writing and presentation serve to enhance understanding and build confidence.
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Contents

A Preview of Calculus
1
Functions and Limits
9
Derivatives
103
Applications of Differentiation
197
Integrals
283
Applications of Integration
343
Inverse Functions Exponential Logarithmic and Inverse Trigonometric Functions
383
Techniques of Integration
487
Infinite Sequences and Series
713
Vectors and the Geometry of Space
809
Vector Functions
863
Partial Derivatives
901
Multiple Integrals
997
Vector Calculus
1079
SecondOrder Differential Equations
1165
Appendixes
A-1

Further Applications of Integration
561
Differential Equations
603
Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates
659

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James Stewart received his M.S. from Stanford University and his Ph.D. from the University of Toronto. He did research at the University of London and was influenced by the famous mathematician George Polya at Stanford University. Stewart is currently Professor of Mathematics at McMaster University, and his research field is harmonic analysis. Stewart is the author of a best-selling calculus textbook series published by Cengage Learning--Brooks/Cole, including CALCULUS, CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTALS, and CALCULUS: CONCEPTS AND CONTEXTS, as well as a series of precalculus texts.

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