## Description

**University Calculus, Early Transcendentals, Second Edition**helps readers successfully generalize and apply the key ideas of calculus through clear and precise explanations, clean design, thoughtfully chosen examples, and superior exercise sets. This text offers the right mix of basic, conceptual, and challenging exercises, along with meaningful applications. This significant revision features more examples, more mid-level exercises, more figures, improved conceptual flow, and the best in technology for learning and teaching.

This **Multivariable** volume consists of chapters 9—15 of the main text.

## Table of Contents

**9. Infinite Sequences and Series**

9.1 Sequences

9.2 Infinite Series

9.3 The Integral Test

9.4 Comparison Tests

9.5 The Ratio and Root Tests

9.6 Alternating Series, Absolute and Conditional Convergence

9.7 Power Series

9.8 Taylor and Maclaurin Series

9.9 Convergence of Taylor Series

9.10 The Binomial Series and Applications of Taylor Series

**10. Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates**

10.1 Parametrizations of Plane Curves

10.2 Calculus with Parametric Curves

10.3 Polar Coordinates

10.4 Graphing in Polar Coordinates

10.5 Areas and Lengths in Polar Coordinates

10.6 Conics in Polar Coordinates

**11. Vectors and the Geometry of Space**

11.1 Three-Dimensional Coordinate Systems

11.2 Vectors

11.3 The Dot Product

11.4 The Cross Product

11.5 Lines and Planes in Space

11.6 Cylinders and Quadric Surfaces

**12. Vector-Valued Functions and Motion in Space**

12.1 Curves in Space and Their Tangents

12.2 Integrals of Vector Functions; Projectile Motion

12.3 Arc Length in Space

12.4 Curvature and Normal Vectors of a Curve

12.5 Tangential and Normal Components of Acceleration

12.6 Velocity and Acceleration in Polar Coordinates

**13. Partial Derivatives**

13.1 Functions of Several Variables

13.2 Limits and Continuity in Higher Dimensions

13.3 Partial Derivatives

13.4 The Chain Rule

13.5 Directional Derivatives and Gradient Vectors

13.6 Tangent Planes and Differentials

13.7 Extreme Values and Saddle Points

13.8 Lagrange Multipliers

**14. Multiple Integrals**

14.1 Double and Iterated Integrals over Rectangles

14.2 Double Integrals over General Regions

14.3 Area by Double Integration

14.4 Double Integrals in Polar Form

14.5 Triple Integrals in Rectangular Coordinates

14.6 Moments and Centers of Mass

14.7 Triple Integrals in Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates

14.8 Substitutions in Multiple Integrals

**15. Integration in Vector Fields**

15.1 Line Integrals

15.2 Vector Fields and Line Integrals: Work, Circulation, and Flux

15.3 Path Independence, Conservative Fields, and Potential Functions

15.4 Green's Theorem in the Plane

15.5 Surfaces and Area

15.6 Surface Integrals

15.7 Stokes' Theorem

15.8 The Divergence Theorem and a Unified Theory

**16. First-Order Differential Equations (Online)**

16.1 Solutions, Slope Fields, and Euler's Method

16.2 First-Order Linear Equations

16.3 Applications

16.4 Graphical Solutions of Autonomous Equations

16.5 Systems of Equations and Phase Planes

**17. Second-Order Differential Equations (Online)**

17.1 Second-Order Linear Equations

17.2 Nonhomogeneous Linear Equations

17.3 Applications

17.4 Euler Equations

17.5 Power Series Solutions

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