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Kojima, Hiroyuki, 1958-
Manga de wakaru bibun sekibun. English
The manga guide to calculus / Hiroyuki Kojima, [illustrator] Shin Togami, Becom Co., Ltd
English ed
San Francisco : No Starch Press ; [Tokyo] : Ohmsha, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  QA300 .K575 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Calculus -- Comic books, strips, etc
Calculus -- Popular works
Physical Description xii, 238 p. : chiefly ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes index
The Manga guide to calculus is a translation of the Japanese original published, Tokyo: Ohmsha, Ltd., 2005
Contents Prologue: what is a function? -- Let's differentiate a function -- Let's learn differentiation techniques -- Let's integrate a function -- Let's learn integration techniques -- Let's learn about Taylor Expansions -- Let's learn about partial differentiation -- Epilogue: what is mathematics for?
Summary "In The Manga Guide to Calculus, you'll follow along with Noriko as she learns that calculus is more than just a class designed to weed out would-be science majors. You'll see that calculus is a useful way to understand the patterns in physics, economics, and the world around us, with help from real-world examples like probability, supply and demand curves, the economics of pollution, and the density of Shochu (a Japanese liquor)."--Back cover
Series Manga guide series
Alternate Author Togami, Shin
Becom Co

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