A recommended workbook for students entering a university
calculus course. This self-paced workbook shows students how to succeed
in a beginning calculus course. The book contains two basic components. The
first is a series of short, targeted tutorials that emphasize worked
examples and exercises. The second component is a collection of typical
Calculus midterm and final examinations with fully worked-out examples.
A self-assesment test provides students with an indication of
their knowledge and fluency in basic prerequisite techniques.
Includes an optional section on exponential and logarithmic
functions for students taking an early transcendental course.
Each of the five sections on precalculus material is followed by
a problem set.
Includes an index of relevant formulae and techniques, providing
a valuable reference tool.
Contains five practice midterm examinations and five practice
Provides detailed solutions to all problems and examination
I. ARE YOU READY FOR CALCULUS?
1. Do you know What Your Professor Assumes You Know?
2. Assessment Test
3. Basic Algebra.
4. Functions and Graphs.
5. Polynomial and Rational Functions.
7. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.
8. Answers to Exercises.
9. Index of Methods of and Formulae.
II. MIDTERM AND FINAL PRACTICE EXAMINATIONS WITH FULLY WORKED