Brief Calculus & Its Applications, Books a la Carte Plus New Mylab Math with Pearson Etext Access Card Package
- Larry J Goldstein, David C Lay, David I Schneider, Nakhle H Asmar
- Paperback | 576 pages
- 216 x 272 x 20mm | 1,043g
- Publication date
- 15 Mar 2013
- Student edition
- Edition Statement
- 13th ed.
- Bestsellers rank
Books a la Carte are unbound, three-hole-punch versions of the textbook. This lower cost option is easy to transport and comes with same access code or media that would be packaged with the bound book.
This is the brief version of Calculus and Its Applications, Thirteenth Edition, containing chapters 1--9. Calculus and Its Applications, Thirteenth Edition is a comprehensive, yet flexible, text for students majoring in business, economics, life science, or social sciences. The authors delve into greater mathematical depth than other texts while motivating students through relevant, up-to-date, applications drawn from students' major fields of study. The authors motivate key ideas geometrically and intuitively, providing a solid foundation for the more abstract treatments that follow. Every chapter includes a large quantity of exceptional exercises--a hallmark of this text--that address skills, applications, concepts, and technology. The Thirteenth Edition includes updated applications, exercises, and technology coverage. The authors have also added more study tools, including a prerequisite skills diagnostic test and a greatly improved end-of-chapter summary, and made content improvements based on user reviews.