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Title

CalcLabs with Mathematica for Single Variable Calculus, Fifth Edition
Author

Selwyn Hollis
Organization: Armstrong Atlantic State University
Department: Department of Mathematics
Book information

Publisher: Brooks/Cole (Belmont, CA)
Copyright year: 2012
ISBN: 9780840058140
Medium: Paperback
Pages: 258
Out of print?: N
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Contents

Mathematica Basics | Limits and the Derivative | Applications of the Derivative | Integration | Applications of the Integral | Differential Equations | Parametric and Polar Curves | Sequences and Series | Projects
Description

Over the past two decades the wide availability of powerful computational software such as Mathematica has had a significant effect upon the way calculus is taught and learned. The primary goal of this manual is to show you how Mathematica can help you learn and use calculus. Also, the first chapter of this manual is a tutorial that introduces you to essentially all the basic Mathematica concepts necessary for working your way through the remainder of the manual.

This manual was produced entirely with Mathematica 8 and relies upon many of the new features that have been introduced since Mathematica 6. Most of what's contained here works in Mathematica 6, and all of it works in Mathematica 7.
Subjects

*Applied Mathematics > Optimization
*Education
*Education > College
*Education > Graduate
*Education > Precollege
*Mathematica Technology > Programming > 3D Graphics
*Mathematics > Calculus and Analysis
*Mathematics > Calculus and Analysis > Calculus
*Mathematics > Calculus and Analysis > Differential Equations
Keywords

Derivative, Newton's Method, Euler's Method, Polar Curves