Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences, 14th edition
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Overview
Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences helps you "get the idea" with builtin guidance and readerfriendly features to help you catch up or learn on your own. With applications that emphasize problem solving and computational skills, this text will help you master calculus.
Published by Pearson (August 1st 2021)  Copyright © 2019
ISBN13: 9780137554805
Subject: Finite Math & Applied Calculus
Category: Applied Calculus
Table of contents
Diagnostic Prerequisite Test
1. Functions and Graphs
 1.1 Functions
 1.2 Elementary Functions: Graphs and Transformations
 1.3 Linear and Quadratic Functions
 1.4 Polynomial and Rational Functions
 1.5 Exponential Functions
 1.6 Logarithmic Functions
 Chapter 1 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
2. Limits and the Derivative
 2.1 Introduction to Limits
 2.2 Infinite Limits and Limits at Infinity
 2.3 Continuity
 2.4 The Derivative
 2.5 Basic Differentiation Properties
 2.6 Differentials
 2.7 Marginal Analysis in Business and Economics
 Chapter 2 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
3. Additional Derivative Topics
 3.1 The Constant e and Continuous Compound Interest
 3.2 Derivatives of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
 3.3 Derivatives of Products and Quotients
 3.4 The Chain Rule
 3.5 Implicit Differentiation
 3.6 Related Rates
 3.7 Elasticity of Demand
 Chapter 3 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
4. Graphing and Optimization
 4.1 First Derivative and Graphs
 4.2 Second Derivative and Graphs
 4.3 L'Hôpital's Rule
 4.4 CurveSketching Techniques
 4.5 Absolute Maxima and Minima
 4.6 Optimization
 Chapter 4 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
5. Integration
 5.1 Antiderivatives and Indefinite Integrals
 5.2 Integration by Substitution
 5.3 Differential Equations; Growth and Decay
 5.4 The Definite Integral
 5.5 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
 Chapter 5 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
6. Additional Integration Topics
 6.1 Area Between Curves
 6.2 Applications in Business and Economics
 6.3 Integration by Parts
 6.4 Other Integration Methods
 Chapter 6 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
7. Multivariable Calculus
 7.1 Functions of Several Variables
 7.2 Partial Derivatives
 7.3 Maxima and Minima
 7.4 Maxima and Minima Using Lagrange Multipliers
 7.5 Method of Least Squares
 7.6 Double Integrals Over Rectangular Regions
 7.7 Double Integrals Over More General Regions
 Chapter 7 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
8. Trigonometric Functions
 8.1 Right Triangle Trigonometry
 8.2 Trigonometric Functions
 8.3 Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions
 8.4 Integration of Trigonometric Functions
 Chapter 8 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
9. Differential Equations
 9.1 Basic Concepts
 9.2 Separation of Variables
 9.3 FirstOrder Linear Differential Equations
 Chapter 9 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
10. Taylor Polynomials and Infinite Series
 10.1 Taylor Polynomials
 10.2 Taylor Series
 10.3 Operations on Taylor Series
 10.4 Approximations Using Taylor Series
 Chapter 10 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
11. Probability and Calculus
 11.1 Improper Integrals
 11.2 Continuous Random Variables
 11.3 Expected Value, Standard Deviation, and Median
 11.4 Special Probability Distributions
 Chapter 11 Summary and Review
 Review Exercises
Appendices
 A. Basic Algebra Review
 A.1 Real Numbers
 A.2 Operations on Polynomials
 A.3 Factoring Polynomials
 A.4 Operations on Rational Expressions
 A.5 Integer Exponents and Scientific Notation
 A.6 Rational Exponents and Radicals
 A.7 Quadratic Equations
 B. Special Topics (online)
 B.1 Sequences, Series, and Summation Notation
 B.2 Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences
 B.3 Binomial Theorem
 B.4 Interpolating Polynomials and Divided Differences
 C. Tables
 Table 1: Integration Formulas
 Table 2: Area Under the Standard Normal Curve
Answers
Index
Index of Applications
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