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A first course in calculus.

Serge Lang

A first course in calculus.

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Reading, Mass, London .
Written in English


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With supplementary exercises.

SeriesAddison-Wesley series in mathematics
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Open LibraryOL13685446M

At the time I thought, wow this is so clear and brief, why is it not more popular? The two volumes provide material for a freshman-sophomore course in calculus in which linear algebra is gradually introduced and blended with the calculus. Still it is quite possible it does not have a huge number of exercises, so I would look at it and try reading and learmning something from it. This would serve admirably as the text for a course or as a tool for self-study.

Only when it was supplemented by a proper geometric proof would Greek mathematicians accept a proposition as true. Madhava of Sangamagrama and the Kerala School of Astronomy and Mathematics thereby stated components of calculus. This volume introduces many novel ideas and proofs. The reader will learn methods for finding functions that maximize or minimize integrals.

The text represents a serious effort to produce exposition that is accessible to a student at freshmen or sophomore levels. Applications of differential calculus include computations involving velocity and accelerationthe slope of a curve, and optimization. Calculations of volumes and areas, one goal of integral calculus, can be found in the Egyptian Moscow papyrus c. However it has Lang's special take on textbook writing. The ancient period introduced some of the ideas that led to integral calculus, but does not seem to have developed these ideas in a rigorous and systematic way. OK I have looked a bit online and it seems the book with that title today is 2 or 3 times as long as the one from with that same title.


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A first course in calculus. by Serge Lang Download PDF Ebook

First Course Differential Integral Calculus

The explanations of new concepts is clear, written for someone who does not yet know calculus. The ancient period introduced some of the ideas that led to integral calculus, A first course in calculus. book does not seem to have developed these ideas in a rigorous and systematic way.

Bernhard A first course in calculus. book used these ideas to give a precise definition of the integral. He can also skip completely over things you may well want to know, and give far fewer examples than needed to master a subject, especially in his famous algebra book, which also has been expanded by many pages from the's edition I A first course in calculus.

book. Only when it was supplemented by a proper geometric proof would Greek mathematicians accept a proposition as true. Berlinski's A Tour of the Calculus is a verbose, introductory overview. In any case, certain routine habits of sophisticated mathematicians are unsuitable for a first course.

I hope that I have struck a proper com promise, between dwelling too much on special details and not giving enough technical exercises, necessary to acquire the desired familiarity with the subject.

Stroyan - Academic Press, Inc. The emphasis in this course is on problems -- doing calculations and story problems. In a treatise, Fermat is credited with an ingenious trick for evaluating the integral of any power function directly.

These questions arise in the study of motion and area. This nice book is likely to be especially successful. The text also includes historical notes that are fascinating to read.

The exposition starts with simple integrals containing a single independent variable, a single dependent variable, and a single derivative, subject to weak variations, but steadily moves on to more advanced topics, including multivariate problems, constrained extrema, homogeneous problems, problems with variable endpoints, broken extremals, strong variations, and sufficiency conditions.

This book I hope they will be able to acquire from it a good introduction at an early age. Finan - Arkansas Tech UniversityThese are lecture notes of a freshmen-level and sophomore-level mathematics class offered at Arkansas Tech University. The text is rigorous. Today, Leibniz and Newton are usually both given credit for independently inventing and developing calculus.

The symbols d.The purpose of a first course in calculus is to teach the student the basic notions of derivative and integral, and the basic techniques and applica­ tions which accompany them.

The very talented students, with an ob­ vious aptitude for mathematics, will rapidly require a course in functions of oneBrand: Springer-Verlag New York. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital tjarrodbonta.com projects include the Wayback Machine, tjarrodbonta.com and tjarrodbonta.com How is Chegg Study better than a printed A First Course in Calculus student solution manual from the bookstore?

Our interactive player makes it easy to find solutions to A First Course in Calculus problems you're working on - just go to the chapter for your book.I just graduated high school. Pdf still in school, I used pdf swokowski book. It was perfect for me. The first year I took first semester college calculus in an AP class.

I was introduced to calculus through this book. Personally, I thought it was a very good textbook, especially compared to 5/5(5).This is the fifth edition of Lang's caclulus book. It covers all of the topics traditionally taught in the first-year calculus sequence.

The book consists of five parts: Review of Basic Material, Differention and Elementary Functions, Integration, Taylor's Formula and Series and Functions of Several Variables.Get this from a library! A First Course in Calculus. [Serge Lang] -- This is ebook fifth edition of Lang's caclulus book.

It covers all of the topics traditionally taught in the first-year calculus sequence. The book consists of five parts: Review of Basic Material.