Calculus and Vectors 12 Student Edition

Hardcover | July 14, 2008

byBryce Bates, Kirsten Boucher, Wayne Erdman

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A resource written specifically for the University, Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) course. This course is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to meet the entrance requirements for university programs.

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A resource written specifically for the University, Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) course. This course is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to meet the entrance requirements for university programs.

Format:HardcoverDimensions:9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:July 14, 2008Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0070126593

ISBN - 13:9780070126596

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Table of Contents

Preface
 
Chapter 1 Rates of Change
Prerequisite Skills
1.1 Rates of Change and the Slope of a Curve
1.2 Rates of Change Using Equations
1.3 Limits
1.4 Limits and Continuity
1.5 Introduction to Derivatives
Extension: Use a Computer Algebra System to Determine Derivatives
Review
Practice Test
Task: The Water Skier: Where’s the Dock?
 
Chapter 2 Derivatives
Prerequisite Skills
2.1 Derivative of a Polynomial Function
Extension: Problem Solving With a Computer
Algebra System
2.2 The Product Rule
2.3 Velocity, Acceleration, and Second Derivatives
2.4 The Chain Rule
2.5 Derivatives of Quotients
Extension: The Quotient Rule
2.6 Rate of Change Problems
Review
Practice Test
Task: The Disappearing Lollipop
 
Chapter 3 Curve Sketching
Prerequisite Skills
3.1 Increasing and Decreasing Functions
3.2 Maxima and Minima
3.3 Concavity and the Second Derivative Test
3.4 Simple Rational Functions
3.5 Putting It All Together
3.6 Optimization Problems
Review
Practice Test
Chapters 1 to 3 Review
Task: An Intense Source of Light
 
Chapter 4 Derivatives of Sinusoidal Functions
Prerequisite Skills
4.1 Instantaneous Rates of Change of Sinusoidal Functions
4.2 Derivatives of the Sine and Cosine Functions
4.3 Differentiation Rules for Sinusoidal Functions
4.4 Applications of Sinusoidal Functions and Their Derivatives
Review
Practice Test
Task: Double Ferris Wheel
 
Chapter 5 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Prerequisite Skills
5.1 Rates of Change and the Number e
5.2 The Natural Logarithm
5.3 Derivatives of Exponential Functions
5.4 Differentiation Rules for Exponential Functions
5.5 Making Connections: Exponential Models
Review
Practice Test
Chapters 4 and 5 Review
Task: Headache Relief? Be Careful!
 
Chapter 6 Geometric Vectors
Prerequisite Skills
6.1 Introduction to Vectors
6.2 Addition and Subtraction of Vectors
6.3 Multiplying a Vector by a Scalar
6.4 Applications of Vector Addition
6.5 Resolution of Vectors Into Rectangular Components
Review
Practice Test
Task: Taxi Cab Vectors
 
Chapter 7 Cartesian Vectors
Prerequisite Skills
7.1 Cartesian Vectors
7.2 Dot Product
7.3 Applications of the Dot Product
7.4 Vectors in Three-Space
7.5 The Cross Product and Its Properties
7.6 Applications of the Dot Product and Cross Product
Review
Practice Test
Task: The Cube Puzzle
 
Chapter 8 Lines and Planes
Prerequisite Skills
8.1 Equations of Lines in Two-Space and Three-Space
8.2 Equations of Planes
8.3 Properties of Planes
8.4 Intersections of Lines in Two-Space and Three-Space
8.5 Intersections of Lines and Planes
8.6 Intersections of Planes
Extension: Solve Systems of Equations Using Matrices
Review
Practice Test
Chapters 6 to 8 Review
Task: Simulating 3-D Motion on a Television Screen
Chapters 1 to 8 Course Review
 
Prerequisite Skills Appendix
Technology Appendix
Answers
Glossary
Index
Credits