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How to ace the rest of calculus : the streetwise guide

Author: Colin Conrad Adams; Joel Hass; Abigail Thompson
Publisher: New York : W.H. Freeman, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provee explicaciones de tópicos clave presentes en el segundo y tercer semestres de cálculo, cubriendo formas indeterminadas e integrales incorrectos, coordinadas polares, series infinitas, vectores, curvas paramétricas, superficies y representaciones gráficas, variables, integrales múltiples y campos vectoriales. Incluye un glosario y guía de referencia.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Conrad Adams; Joel Hass; Abigail Thompson
ISBN: 0716741741 9780716741749
OCLC Number: 45393211
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 272, xvi pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Indeterminate forms and improper integrals --
Polar coordinates --
Infinite series --
Vectors: from Euclid to Cupid --
Parametric curves in space: riding the roller coaster --
Surfaces and graphing --
Functions of several variables and their partial derivatives --
Multiple integrals --
Vector fields and the Green-Stokes Gang --
What's going to be on the final?
Responsibility: Colin Adams, Joel Hass, Abigail Thompson.
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