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How to Ace the Rest of Calculus

The Streetwise Guide, Including MultiVariable Calculus

Colin Adams, Abigail Thompson, and Joel Hass

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ISBN10: 0716741741
ISBN13: 9780716741749

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The sequel to How to Ace Calculus, How to Ace the Rest of Calculus provides humorous and highly readable explanations of the key topics of second and third semester calculus—such as sequences and series, polor coordinates, and multivariable calculus—without the technical details and fine print that would be found in a formal text.

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Praise for How to Ace the Rest of Calculus

"What a great book! It's short, it's funny, and it reveals the secrets of the calculus guild. What more could you want?"—Fernando Gouvea, Editor, MAA Online

"Congratulations! You made it through the first term of calculus. Now the fun really begins. This wonderful book will take you on a fantastic journey."—Mikhail Chkhenkeli, Williams College

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About the author

Colin Adams, Abigail Thompson, and Joel Hass

Colin Adams is Professor of Mathematics at Williams College. He is the author of The Knot Book and winner of the Mathematical Association of America Distinguished Teaching Award for 1998. Joel Hass is Professor of Mathematics at the University of California at Davis, and Abigail Thompson is also Professor of Mathematics at the University of California at Davis. Adams, Hass, and Thompson are co-authors of How to Ace Calculus.

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