The Hitchhiker's Guide to Calculus

About the Author: Michael Spivak

Michael David Spivak is a mathematician specializing in differential geometry, an expositor of mathematics, and the founder of Publish or Perish Press He is the author of the five volume Comprehensive Introduction to Differential Geometry He received a Ph.D from Princeton University under the supervision of John Milnor in 1964.His book Calculus takes a very rigorous and theoretical approach to

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  • Paperback
  • 122 pages
  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to Calculus
  • Michael Spivak
  • English
  • 09 April 2018
  • 9780883858127

The Hitchhiker's Guide to CalculusA Calculus Course Companion The Hitchhiker S Guide To Calculus Begins With A Rapid View Of Lines And Slope Spivak Then Takes Up Non Linear Functions And Trigonometric Functions He Places The Magnifying Glass On Curves In The Next Chapter And Effortlessly Leads The Reader To The Idea Of Derivative In The Next Chapterhe Tackles Speed And Velocity, Followed By The Derivative Of Sine Maxima And Minima Are Next Rolle S Theorem And The MVT Form The Core Of Chapter 11, Watching Experts At Play The Hitchhiker S Guide To Calculus Closes With A Chapter On The Integral, The Fundamental Theorem, And Applications Of The Integral.

10 thoughts on “The Hitchhiker's Guide to Calculus

  1. Arun says:

    No exercise but I got good conceptual understanding from the material It must be read alongside some problem book on calculus for the concept to stick Next stop can probably be his Calculus book which is a rigorous introduction to single variable calculus.