Business Calculus Demystified (Google eBook)Take the FEAR OUT of Business Calculus Business Calculus Demystified clarifies the concepts and processes of calculus and demonstrates their applications to the workplace. Best-selling math author Rhonda Huettenmueller uses the same combination of winning step-by-step teaching techniques and real-world business and mathematical examples that have succeeded with tens of thousands of college students, regardless of their math experience or affinity for the subject. With Business Calculus Demystified, you learn at your own pace. You get explanations that make differentiation and integration -- the main concepts of calculus -- understandable and interesting. This unique self-teaching guide reinforces learning, builds your confidence and skill, and continuously demonstrates your mastery of topics with a wealth of practice problems and detailed solutions throughout, multiple-choice quizzes at the end of each chapter, and a "final exam" that tests your total understanding of business calculus. Learn business calculus for the real world! This self-teaching course conquers confusion with clarity and ease. Get ready to:
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User Review - Anthony Shull - GoodreadsReally good introduction sans trigonometric functions. Read full review
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User Review - Kevin J. Rogers - GoodreadsWell, to be honest, enough is enough. I hit the wall on this one as soon as we started getting into, well, "calculus." Just not my bag. I'll leave this stuff to the specialists and concentrate on the ... Read full review
Contents
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Chapter 1 The Slope of a Line and the Average Rate of Change | 29 |
Chapter 2 The Limit and Continuity | 39 |
Chapter 3 The Derivative | 75 |
Chapter 4 Three Important Formulas | 91 |
Chapter 5 Instantaneous Rates of Change | 117 |
Chapter 6 Chain Rule | 126 |
Chapter 7 Implicit Differentiation and Related Rates | 143 |
Chapter 10 Business Applications of the Derivative | 234 |
Chapter 11 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions | 279 |
Chapter 12 Elasticity of Demand | 313 |
Chapter 13 The Indefinite Integral | 325 |
Chapter 14 The Definite Integral and the Area Under the Curve | 353 |
Chapter 15 Applications of the Integral | 390 |
Final Exam | 421 |
Index | 441 |
Chapter 8 Graphing and the First Derivative Test | 182 |
Chapter 9 The Second Derivative and Concavity | 217 |