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This is an expanded version of Calculus and its Applications, Tenth Edition, by Bittinger, Ellenbogen, and Surgent. This edition adds coverage of trigonometric functions, differential equations, sequences and series, probability distributions, and matrices.
Calculus and Its Applications has become a best-selling text because of its accessible presentation that anticipates your needs. The writing style provides intuitive explanations that build on earlier mathematical experiences. Explanations are often coupled with figures to help you visualize new calculus concepts. Additionally, the text’s numerous and up-to-date applications from business, economics, life sciences, and social sciences help motivate you. Algebra diagnostic and review material is available for those who need to strengthen basic skills. Every aspect of this text is designed to motivate and help you to more readily understand and apply the mathematics.