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Practice and study guides
A Student's Guide to Vectors and Tensors by
Publication Date: 2011-09-22
Vectors and tensors are among the most powerful problem-solving tools available, with applications ranging from mechanics and electromagnetics to general relativity. Understanding the nature and application of vectors and tensors is critically important to students of physics and engineering. Adopting the same approach used in his highly popular A Student's Guide to Maxwell's Equations, Fleisch explains vectors and tensors in plain language. Written for undergraduate and beginning graduate students, the book provides a thorough grounding in vectors and vector calculus before transitioning through contra and covariant components to tensors and their applications. Matrices and their algebra are reviewed on the book's supporting website, which also features interactive solutions to every problem in the text where students can work through a series of hints or choose to see the entire solution at once. Audio podcasts give students the opportunity to hear important concepts in the book explained by the author.
Calculus and Analytic Geometry by
Publication Date: 1995-12-27
A workbook that reinforces important concepts and provides study tips and additional practice problems for Chapters 8-14.
The Calculus Lifesaver by
Publication Date: 2007-03-25
For many students, calculus can be the most mystifying and frustrating course they will ever take. The Calculus Lifesaver provides students with the essential tools they need not only to learn calculus, but to excel at it.
Calculus and Its Applications by
Call Number: Call no.: QA303 .L39 1987
Publication Date: 1987-02-01
Publication Date: 2008-12-02
Calculus fundamental ideas rather than comprehensive coverage of multiple similar cases that are not fundamentally unique.
The Heart of Mathematics by
Publication Date: 2012-12-10
Transform your mathematics course into an engaging and mind-opening experience for even your most math-phobic students. Now in its Fourth Edition, The Heart of Mathematics: An Invitation to Effective Thinking succeeds at reaching non-math, non-science-oriented majors, encouraging them to discover the mathematics inherent in the world around them. Infused with the authors' humor and enthusiasm throughout, The Heart of Mathematics introduces students to the most important and interesting ideas in mathematics while inspiring them to actively engage in mathematical thinking.
Advanced Calculus by
Publication Date: 2010-02-15
Tough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time? Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams.
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