Higher Education

Applied CALC, 2nd Edition

  • includes CourseMate Printed Access Card
  • Frank Wilson Chandler-Gilbert Community College
  • ISBN-10: 1285061829  |  ISBN-13: 9781285061825
  • 288 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2012
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.50
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Overview

Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process APPLIED CALC, 2nd edition is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners at a value-based price. Geared toward business and social science majors, this text helps students develop the analytical thinking skills they need to be successful in the workplace. Straightforward language and an award-winning writing style promote conceptual understanding of mathematical topics and real-world contexts. An innovative combination of content delivery both in print and online provides a core text and a wealth of comprehensive multimedia teaching and learning assets, including end-of-chapter review cards, downloadable flashcards and practice problems, online video tutorials, solutions to exercises aimed at supplementing learning outside of the classroom. Also available is Cengage Learning's Enhanced WebAssign®—a complete online homework management system for students and professors.

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Features and Benefits

  • Every 4LTR Press solution comes complete with an engaging print textbook, tear-out review cards, an interactive digital solution (CourseMate), and an eBook all of which were directly influenced from student focus groups, surveys, and interviews.
  • Shorter, comprehensive chapters in a modern design present content in a more engaging and accessible format without minimizing coverage for your course.
  • Tear-out Tech Cards in both the Student and Instructor Editions contain tips on using graphing calculators.
  • Instructor Prep Cards in the Instructor's Edition make preparation simple with detachable cards for each chapter, offering a quick overview of chapter content, including Concept Overview, Key Words, and Concept Challenges for Students.
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  • All of the content and resources you expect with a supplements package that is second to none including PowerLecture (an instructor CD/DVD), Cengage Learning Testing Powered by Cognero, an Instructor's Edition, an e-book, an online Instructor's Solutions Manual, and an online Student Solutions Manual.

Table of Contents

1. FUNCTIONS AND MODELS.
1.1 Functions 1.2 Linear Functions 1.3 Quadratic Functions 1.4 Polynomial and Rational Functions 1.5 Exponential Functions and Logarithms 1.6 Function Modeling and Combining Functions.
2. THE DERIVATIVE.
2.1 Average Rate of Change 2.2 Limits and Instantaneous Rates of Change 2.3 The Derivative as a Slope: Graphical Methods 2.4 The Derivative as a Function: Algebraic Method 2.5 Interpreting the Derivative
3. DIFFERENTIATION TECHNIQUES.
3.1 Basic Derivative Rules 3.2 The Product and Quotient Rules 3.3 The Chain Rule 3.4 Exponential and Logarithmic Rules 3.5 Implicit Differentiation
4. DERIVATIVE APPLICATIONS.
4.1 Maxima and Minima 4.2 Applications of Maxima and Minima 4.3 Concavity and the Second Derivative 4.4 Related Rates.
5. THE INTEGRAL.
5.1 Indefinite Integrals 5.2 Integration by Substitution 5.3 Using Sums to Approximate Area 5.4 The Definite Integral 5.5 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.
6. ADVANCED INTEGRATION TECHNIQUES AND APPLICATIONS.
6.1 Integration by Parts 6.2 Area Between Two Curves 6.3 Differential Equations and Applications 6.4 Differential Equations: Limited Growth and Logistic Growth Models.
7. MULTIVARIABLE FUNCTIONS AND PARTIAL DERIVATIVES.
7.1 Multivariable Functions 7.2 Partial Derivatives 7.3 Multivariable Maxima and Minima 7.4 Constrained Maxima and Minima and Applications.

What's New

  • Chapter 1 "Functions and Models" has been revised and expanded to provide a more in-depth review of prerequisite material.
  • Answers to odd-numbered problems are included in the text.
  • The text contains many new and updated real-life applications.

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Bundle: Text + CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card + Enhanced WebAssign Printed Access Card for Pre-Calculus & College Algebra, Single-Term Courses

ISBN-10: 1285257359  | ISBN-13: 9781285257358

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This Bundle Includes:

  • Applied CALC
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  • Enhanced WebAssign Printed Access Card for Pre-Calculus & College Algebra, Single-Term Courses
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Print Option: Applied CALC 2 + CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1285995740  | ISBN-13:  9781285995748

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Printed Text + Enhanced WebAssign Single-Term LOE Instant Access for Applied Math

ISBN-10:  1305367243 | ISBN-13:  9781305367241

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This Bundle Includes:

  • Applied CALC
    List Price = $69.95  | CengageBrain Price = $69.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.50
  • Enhanced WebAssign Instant Access for Applied Math, Single-Term Courses
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Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Solution Builder  (ISBN-10: 1285171632 | ISBN-13: 9781285171630)

Online Student Solutions Manual  (ISBN-10: 1285171667 | ISBN-13: 9781285171661)

List Price = $30.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.75

Enhanced WebAssign Instant Access for Applied Math, Single-Term Courses  (ISBN-10: 1285857615 | ISBN-13: 9781285857619)

IMPORTANT: When purchasing this instant access code for Applied Math, ensure that you are using it in one of the following courses: Applied Math, Finite Math or Applied Calculus. Use with a different course may cause complications with access. Exclusively from Cengage Learning, Enhanced WebAssign combines exceptional mathematics content with the most powerful online homework solution, WebAssign. Enhanced WebAssign engages students with immediate feedback, rich tutorial content, and an interactive, fully customizable eBook, Cengage YouBook helping students to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of their subject matter. This access code includes access to Enhanced WebAssign and life-of-edition access to the eBook for the registered edition of that text. If your students need to retake the course and you are using the same book AND edition then they will not need to buy a new code. This instant access code will be delivered via email when purchased. If you are not certain this is the correct access code for your course, please contact your Cengage Learning Consultant.

List Price = $94.00  | CengageBrain Price = $94.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $94.00

Enhanced WebAssign® International Instant Access Code Homework with e-Book  (ISBN-10: 133729697X | ISBN-13: 9781337296977)

Exclusively from Cengage Learning, Enhanced WebAssign® combines the exceptional mathematics content in this text with the most powerful online homework solution, WebAssign. Enhanced WebAssign engages students with immediate feedback, rich tutorial content, and an interactive eBook, helping students to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of their subject matter. Online assignments can be built by selecting from thousands of text-specific problems, supplemented if you wish with problems from any Cengage Learning textbook.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00

Enhanced WebAssign® International Instant Access Code Homework Only  (ISBN-10: 133729926X | ISBN-13: 9781337299268)

Exclusively from Cengage Learning, Enhanced WebAssign® combines the exceptional mathematics content in this text with the most powerful online homework solution, WebAssign. Enhanced WebAssign engages students with immediate feedback and rich tutorial content, helping students to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of their subject matter. Online assignments can be built by selecting from thousands of text-specific problems, supplemented if you wish with problems from any Cengage Learning textbook.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00

Enhanced WebAssign® International Printed Access Card Homework with e-Book  (ISBN-10: 1337296961 | ISBN-13: 9781337296960)

Exclusively from Cengage Learning, Enhanced WebAssign® combines the exceptional mathematics content in this text with the most powerful online homework solution, WebAssign. Enhanced WebAssign engages students with immediate feedback, rich tutorial content, and an interactive eBook, helping students to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of their subject matter. Online assignments can be built by selecting from thousands of text-specific problems, supplemented if you wish with problems from any Cengage Learning textbook.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.75

Enhanced WebAssign® International Printed Access Card Homework Only  (ISBN-10: 1337299251 | ISBN-13: 9781337299251)

Exclusively from Cengage Learning, Enhanced WebAssign® combines the exceptional mathematics content in this text with the most powerful online homework solution, WebAssign. Enhanced WebAssign engages students with immediate feedback and rich tutorial content, helping students to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of their subject matter. Online assignments can be built by selecting from thousands of text-specific problems, supplemented if you wish with problems from any Cengage Learning textbook.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.75

Student Supplements

Online Student Solutions Manual  (ISBN-10: 1285171667 | ISBN-13: 9781285171661)

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CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285171594 | ISBN-13: 9781285171593)

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MindLink for CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305392329 | ISBN-13: 9781305392328)

List Price = $74.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $56.25

Enhanced WebAssign Instant Access for Applied Math, Single-Term Courses  (ISBN-10: 1285857615 | ISBN-13: 9781285857619)

IMPORTANT: When purchasing this instant access code for Applied Math, ensure that you are using it in one of the following courses: Applied Math, Finite Math or Applied Calculus. Use with a different course may cause complications with access. Exclusively from Cengage Learning, Enhanced WebAssign combines exceptional mathematics content with the most powerful online homework solution, WebAssign. Enhanced WebAssign engages students with immediate feedback, rich tutorial content, and an interactive, fully customizable eBook, Cengage YouBook helping students to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of their subject matter. This access code includes access to Enhanced WebAssign and life-of-edition access to the eBook for the registered edition of that text. If you need to retake the course and your instructor is using the same book AND edition then you will not need to buy a new code. This instant access code will be delivered via email when purchased. If you are not certain this is the correct access code for your course, please contact your instructor.

List Price = $94.00  | CengageBrain Price = $94.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $94.00

Enhanced WebAssign® International Instant Access Code Homework with e-Book  (ISBN-10: 133729697X | ISBN-13: 9781337296977)

Enhanced WebAssign® engages you with immediate feedback, rich tutorial content, and an interactive eBook, helping you to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of your subject matter.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00

Enhanced WebAssign® International Instant Access Code Homework Only  (ISBN-10: 133729926X | ISBN-13: 9781337299268)

Enhanced WebAssign® engages you with immediate feedback and rich tutorial content, helping you to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of your subject matter.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00

Enhanced WebAssign® International Printed Access Card Homework with e-Book  (ISBN-10: 1337296961 | ISBN-13: 9781337296960)

Enhanced WebAssign® engages you with immediate feedback, rich tutorial content, and an interactive eBook, helping you to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of your subject matter.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.75

Enhanced WebAssign® International Printed Access Card Homework Only  (ISBN-10: 1337299251 | ISBN-13: 9781337299251)

Enhanced WebAssign® engages you with immediate feedback and rich tutorial content, helping you to develop a deeper conceptual understanding of your subject matter.

List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Frank Wilson

Frank Wilson is an award-winning textbook author whose passion is helping students see how to apply mathematics in their personal lives. Frank shares his passion with colleagues worldwide through engaging workshops, keynote presentations, journal articles, and curricular materials. He holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mathematics from Brigham Young University and expects to complete his Ph.D. in Business Administration (Business Quantitative Methods) in 2013. Wilson is the recipient of numerous awards including the Calculus Division Instructor of the Year Award, Make Their Day Staff Award, and Faculty Excellence Award. He is a dynamic speaker, and regularly presents his innovative teaching techniques at national and affiliate conferences of the American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges.