Author:
James Stewart

ISBN 13:
9780534393397

ISBN 10:
53439339

Edition:
5th

Publisher:
Brooks Cole

Publication Date:
2002-12-24

Format:
Hardcover

Pages:
1368

List Price:
$342.95

New edition of a text that emphasizes conceptual understanding while retaining elements of traditional calculus. The 18 chapters cover functions and models, limits and rates of change, derivatives, applications of differentiation, integrals and applications, inverse functions, techniques and applications of integration, differential equations, parametric equations and polar coordinates, infinite sequences and series, vectors and the geometry of space, partial derivatives, multiple integrals, vector calculus, and second- order differential equations. The included CD-ROM contains learning tools and homework hints. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

The latest edition of Stewart's (McMaster University) college textbook emphasizes conceptual understanding while retaining the traditional fundamentals of calculus. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)