An Introduction to Calculus
By Dan Sloughter, Furman University
Chapter 1: Sequences, limits, and difference equations
Java applet: Area of a circle
NEW: Dart version: Area of a unit circle
Java applet: Tangent line for a parabola
NEW: Dart version: Tangent line for a parabola
Chapter 2: Functions and their properties
Java applet: Square wave approximation
Java applet: Sound wave approximation
Chapter 3: Best affine approximations
Java appplet: Affine approximations
Java applet: Newton’s method
NEW: Dart version: Newton’s method
Chapter 4: Integration
Java applet: Numerical integration rules
Java applet: Cumulative area
NEW: Dart version: Cumulative area
Java applet: Change of variable
Chapter 5: Polynomial approximations and Taylor series
Java applet: Taylor polynomials
Chapter 6: More transcendental functions
Chapter 7: The complex plane
Java applet: Projectile motion
Chapter 8: Differential equations
Java applet: Euler’s method
NEW: Dart version: Euler’s method
Java applet: Phase plane for a pendulum
Answers for selected problems are available here.
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Copyright © 1997, 2000 by Dan Sloughter
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