Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 15th edition
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Overview
Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals goes beyond memorizing formulas and routine procedures to help you develop deeper understanding. It guides you to a level of mathematical proficiency, with additional support if needed through its clear and intuitive explanations, current applications and generalized concepts. Technology exercises in every section use the calculator or computer for solving problems, and Computer Explorations offer exercises requiring a computer algebra system like Maple or Mathematica. The 15th Edition adds exercises, revises figures and language for clarity, and updates many applications; new online chapters cover Complex Functions, Fourier Series and Wavelets.
Published by Pearson (February 28th 2022)  Copyright © 2023
ISBN13: 9780137559824
Subject: Calculus
Category: Calculus
Table of contents
 Functions
 1.1 Functions and Their Graphs
 1.2 Combining Functions; Shifting and Scaling Graphs
 1.3 Trigonometric Functions
 1.4 Graphing with Software
 1.5 Exponential Functions
 1.6 Inverse Functions and Logarithms
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Limits and Continuity
 2.1 Rates of Change and Tangent Lines to Curves
 2.2 Limit of a Function and Limit Laws
 2.3 The Precise Definition of a Limit
 2.4 OneSided Limits
 2.5 Continuity
 2.6 Limits Involving Infinity; Asymptotes of Graphs
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Derivatives
 3.1 Tangent Lines and the Derivative at a Point
 3.2 The Derivative as a Function
 3.3 Differentiation Rules
 3.4 The Derivative as a Rate of Change
 3.5 Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions
 3.6 The Chain Rule
 3.7 Implicit Differentiation
 3.8 Derivatives of Inverse Functions and Logarithms
 3.9 Inverse Trigonometric Functions
 3.10 Related Rates
 3.11 Linearization and Differentials
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Applications of Derivatives
 4.1 Extreme Values of Functions on Closed Intervals
 4.2 The Mean Value Theorem
 4.3 Monotonic Functions and the First Derivative Test
 4.4 Concavity and Curve Sketching
 4.5 Indeterminate Forms and L'Hôpital's Rule
 4.6 Applied Optimization
 4.7 Newton's Method
 4.8 Antiderivatives
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Integrals
 5.1 Area and Estimating with Finite Sums
 5.2 Sigma Notation and Limits of Finite Sums
 5.3 The Definite Integral
 5.4 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
 5.5 Indefinite Integrals and the Substitution Method
 5.6 Definite Integral Substitutions and the Area Between Curves
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Applications of Definite Integrals
 6.1 Volumes Using CrossSections
 6.2 Volumes Using Cylindrical Shells
 6.3 Arc Length
 6.4 Areas of Surfaces of Revolution
 6.5 Work and Fluid Forces
 6.6 Moments and Centers of Mass
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Integrals and Transcendental Functions
 7.1 The Logarithm Defined as an Integral
 7.2 Exponential Change and Separable Differential Equations
 7.3 Hyperbolic Functions
 7.4 Relative Rates of Growth
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Techniques of Integration
 8.1 Using Basic Integration Formulas
 8.2 Integration by Parts
 8.3 Trigonometric Integrals
 8.4 Trigonometric Substitutions
 8.5 Integration of Rational Functions by Partial Fractions
 8.6 Integral Tables and Computer Algebra Systems
 8.7 Numerical Integration
 8.8 Improper Integrals
 8.9 Probability
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 FirstOrder Differential Equations
 9.1 Solutions, Slope Fields, and Euler's Method
 9.2 FirstOrder Linear Equations
 9.3 Applications
 9.4 Graphical Solutions of Autonomous Equations
 9.5 Systems of Equations and Phase Planes
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Infinite Sequences and Series
 10.1 Sequences
 10.2 Infinite Series
 10.3 The Integral Test
 10.4 Comparison Tests
 10.5 Absolute Convergence; The Ratio and Root Tests
 10.6 Alternating Series and Conditional Convergence
 10.7 Power Series
 10.8 Taylor and Maclaurin Series
 10.9 Convergence of Taylor Series
 10.10 Applications of Taylor Series
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates
 11.1 Parametrizations of Plane Curves
 11.2 Calculus with Parametric Curves
 11.3 Polar Coordinates
 11.4 Graphing Polar Coordinate Equations
 11.5 Areas and Lengths in Polar Coordinates
 11.6 Conic Sections
 11.7 Conics in Polar Coordinates
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Vectors and the Geometry of Space
 12.1 ThreeDimensional Coordinate Systems
 12.2 Vectors
 12.3 The Dot Product
 12.4 The Cross Product
 12.5 Lines and Planes in Space
 12.6 Cylinders and Quadric Surfaces
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 VectorValued Functions and Motion in Space
 13.1 Curves in Space and Their Tangents
 13.2 Integrals of Vector Functions; Projectile Motion
 13.3 Arc Length in Space
 13.4 Curvature and Normal Vectors of a Curve
 13.5 Tangential and Normal Components of Acceleration
 13.6 Velocity and Acceleration in Polar Coordinates
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Partial Derivatives
 14.1 Functions of Several Variables
 14.2 Limits and Continuity in Higher Dimensions
 14.3 Partial Derivatives
 14.4 The Chain Rule
 14.5 Directional Derivatives and Gradient Vectors
 14.6 Tangent Planes and Differentials
 14.7 Extreme Values and Saddle Points
 14.8 Lagrange Multipliers
 14.9 Taylor's Formula for Two Variables
 14.10 Partial Derivatives with Constrained Variables
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Multiple Integrals
 15.1 Double and Iterated Integrals over Rectangles
 15.2 Double Integrals over General Regions
 15.3 Area by Double Integration
 15.4 Double Integrals in Polar Form
 15.5 Triple Integrals in Rectangular Coordinates
 15.6 Applications
 15.7 Triple Integrals in Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates
 15.8 Substitutions in Multiple Integrals
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Integrals and Vector Fields
 16.1 Line Integrals of Scalar Functions
 16.2 Vector Fields and Line Integrals: Work, Circulation, and Flux
 16.3 Path Independence, Conservative Fields, and Potential Functions
 16.4 Green's Theorem in the Plane
 16.5 Surfaces and Area
 16.6 Surface Integrals
 16.7 Stokes' Theorem
 16.8 The Divergence Theorem and a Unified Theory
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 SecondOrder Differential Equations
 17.1 SecondOrder Linear Equations
 17.2 Nonhomogeneous Linear Equations
 17.3 Applications
 17.4 Euler Equations
 17.5 PowerSeries Solutions
 Questions to Guide Your Review
 Practice Exercises
 Additional and Advanced Exercises
 Technology Application Projects
 Complex Functions (online)
 18.1 Complex Numbers
 18.2 Limits and Continuity
 18.3 Complex Derivatives
 18.4 The CauchyRiemann Equations
 18.5 Complex Series
 18.6 Conformal Maps
 Fourier Series and Wavelets (online)
 19.1 Periodic Functions
 19.2 Summing Sines and Cosines
 19.3 Vectors and Approximation in Three and More Dimensions
 19.4 Approximation of Functions
 19.5 Advanced Topic: The Haar System and Wavelets
Appendix A
 A.1 Real Numbers and the Real Line
 A.2 Mathematical Induction
 A.3 Lines, Circles, and Parabolas
 A.4 Proofs of Limit Theorems
 A.5 Commonly Occurring Limits
 A.6 Theory of the Real Numbers
 A.7 The Distributive Law for Vector Cross Products
 A.8 The Mixed Derivative Theorem and the Increment Theorem
Appendix B (online)
 B.1 Determinants
 B.2 Extreme Values and Saddle Points for Functions of More than Two Variables
 B.3 The Method of Gradient Descent
Answers to OddNumbered Exercises
Applications Index
Subject Index
A Brief Table of Integrals
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