- Paperback
- 188 pages
- Calculus for the Utterly Confused
- Robert Oman
- English
- 01 April 2017 Robert Oman
- 9780070482616

An Accessible Approach To The Dreaded Subject Of Calculus The Text Provides A Logical, Friendly, Step By Step Guide To College Level Calculus For Students Of Business, Economics, Psychology Of Life Sciences, For Example Key Concepts Are Presented Without Long, Theoretical Discussion.

Like so many of the books based on the assertion that it will quickly and effectively teach you advanced mathematics, this one does neither In fact I always find it difficult to understand what the target market of these books is If you do not understand calculus, then a book that simply shows you the basic formulas and how to use them will not be enough to take you to the promised land of understanding If you do understand calculus, then your only reaction to the book will be one of boredom The first chapter of 26 pages is a brief review of precalculus, hardly enough to prepare the novice and unneeded by the experienced Chapters 2 through 10 153 pages then cover differential and integral calculus, there is no depth of explanation to the operations, you are shown what the formula is and it is then your task to execute it The only valid market for this book that I can see is as a review for the person experienced in calculus that needs a qui...