It’s rare that we get to cover math here. So here it goes: Adrian Banner, a lecturer at Princeton, has put together a lecture series (in video) that. Adrian Banner’s The Calculus Lifesaver is an excellent companion text as well. It’s not really a textbook, but it’s a great reference to help you. The Calculus Lifesaver – Συγγραφέας: Banner Adrian – ISBN:

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However, there are so many sites and sources for calculus problems that this was not a problem. In the appendix, he provides proofs for those mathematically inclined to tackle them.

Princeton Lifesaver Study Guides. And although there are many diagrams, more lifesavet have been justified. To support Open Culture’s continued operation, please consider making a donation.

We’re hoping to rely on loyal readers, rather than erratic ads. Showing bannee reviews. Each page engenders at least one smile, often a chuckle, occasionally a belly laugh.

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The author’s attempt to give an ‘inner monologue’ into the thought process that is needed to solve calculus problems rather than just providing worked examples is novel and is in line with his purpose of helping the reader get a deeper understanding of calculus. For many students, calculus can be the most mystifying and frustrating course they will ever take.


The book’s emphasis is on building problem-solving skills. These were very helpful for practice problems, not to mention a different perspective on notation and proofs — there are also cheat sheets for trig identities, derivatives, calculhs much more, and everything is available in PDF format.

All of the material in this user-friendly study guide has been proven to get results.

Calcuus Schools Teach Evolution? ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Taylor and Power Series: Add both to Cart Add both to List. How to Solve Problems The students in my class came from diverse backgrounds, ranging from those who had already seen much of the material to others who were struggling with basic algebra.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Banner takes you step by step through the complexity of solving the problems. The Calculus Lifesaver provides students with the essential tools they need not only to learn calculus, but to excel at it.

Not sure if it is because the book wasn’t all that helpful Chapters 12 and 13 Chapters 8 – It’s from the perspective of self-study that I write this review; I used this book as a primary source for learning calculus. Miller, Brown University “Banner’s book is a chatty, user-friendly guide to calculus that will be a useful addition to the resources available to students. Definite Integrals The book’s emphasis is on building problem-solving skills.

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The Calculus Lifesaver

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This book will best benefit those who are already enrolled in a calculus course, and are having trouble with their text or teacher. The book arose from Adrian Banner’s popular calculus review course at Princeton University, which he developed especially for students who are motivated to earn A’s but get only average grades on exams.

This is a must-read book for those who want to master calculus. It doesn’t fit well in a bookbag, purse, etc. It’s rare that we get to cover math calcullus. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

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For me, working through The Calculus Lifesaver cover to cover, I often found myself lacking confidence in my ability to solve calculus problems. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. The Calculus Lifesaver combines ease of use and readability with the depth of content and mathematical rigor of the best calculus textbooks. A review like this will generally depend on how well the reader believes they are learning, even mastering the material.

Functions, Graphs, and Lines 1 1. Coupled with a selection of exercises, the book can also be used as a textbook in its own right.