How to Ace Calculus
The Streetwise Guide
ISBN10: 0716731606 ISBN13: 9780716731603 Contributors: Hass, Joel; Thompson, Abigail; Adams, Colin Conrad Publisher: Times Books Published: Jul 15 1998 Pages: 240 Weight: 0.95lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 7.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Written by three gifted--and funny--teachers, How to Ace Calculus provides humorous and readable explanations of the key topics of calculus without the technical details and fine print that would be found in a more formal text. Capturing the tone of students exchanging ideas among themselves, this unique guide also explains how calculus is taught, how to get the best teachers, what to study, and what is likely to be on exams--all the tricks of the trade that will make learning the material of first-semester calculus a piece of cake. Funny, irreverent, and flexible, How to Ace Calculus shows why learning calculus can be not only a mind-expanding experience but also fantastic fun.