Basic Training in Mathematics

Author: R. Shankar
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9781489967985
Release Date: 2013-12-20
Genre: Science

Based on course material used by the author at Yale University, this practical text addresses the widening gap found between the mathematics required for upper-level courses in the physical sciences and the knowledge of incoming students. This superb book offers students an excellent opportunity to strengthen their mathematical skills by solving various problems in differential calculus. By covering material in its simplest form, students can look forward to a smooth entry into any course in the physical sciences.

Fundamentals of Physics

Author: R. Shankar
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300192209
Release Date: 2014-03-25
Genre: Science

Explains the fundamental concepts of Newtonian mechanics, special relativity, waves, fluids, thermodynamics, and statistical mechanics. Provides an introduction for college-level students of physics, chemistry, and engineering, for AP Physics students, and for general readers interested in advances in the sciences.

Mastering Technical Mathematics Third Edition

Author: Stan Gibilisco
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071494489
Release Date: 2007-10-09
Genre: Mathematics

A thorough revision of the classic tutorial of scientific and engineering mathematics For more than fifteen years, Mastering Technical Mathematics has been the definitive self-teaching guide for those wishing to boost their career by learning the principles of mathematics as they apply to science and engineering. Featuring the same user-friendly pedagogy, practical examples, and detailed illustrations that have made this resource a favorite of the scientific and technical communities, the new third edition delivers four entirely new chapters and expanded treatment of cutting-edge topics.

Algebra Know It ALL

Author: Stan Gibilisco
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071546188
Release Date: 2008-08-14
Genre: Mathematics

Master algebra from the comfort of home! Want to “know it all” when it comes to algebra? Algebra Know-It-ALL gives you the expert, one-on-one instruction you need, whether you're new to algebra or you're looking to ramp up your skills. Providing easy-to-understand concepts and thoroughly explained exercises, math whiz Stan Gibilisco serves as your own private tutor-without the expense! His clear, friendly guidance helps you tackle the concepts and problems that confuse you the most and work through them at your own pace. Train your brain with ease! Algebra Know-It-ALL features: Icons to help you identify your current skill level Chapter-end quizzes and word problem/solution pairs to reinforce learning Worked-out answers to all practice exercises Extensive multiple-choice questions to prepare you for standardized tests “Extra Credit” and “Challenge” problems to stretch your skills Stan's expert guidance gives you the know-how to: Solve arithmetic problems without a calculator Convert fractions to decimal form and vice-versa Manipulate simple equations and inequalities Learn how coordinate systems work Make simple graphs Solve quadratic and cubic equations Understand complex-number solutions to equations Use logarithms and exponential functions Take college entrance examinations with confidence li>And much more!

Pre Calculus Know It ALL

Author: Stan Gibilisco
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071627092
Release Date: 2009-11-16
Genre: Mathematics

Master pre-calculus from the comfort of home! Want to "know it ALL" when it comes to pre-calculus? This book gives you the expert, one-on-one instruction you need, whether you're new to pre-calculus or you're looking to ramp up your skills. Providing easy-to-understand concepts and thoroughly explained exercises, math whiz Stan Gibilisco serves as your own private tutor--without the expense! His clear, friendly guidance helps you tackle the concepts and problems that confuse you the most and work through them at your own pace. Train your brain with ease! Pre-Calculus Know-It-ALL features: Checkpoints to help you track your knowledge and skill level Problem/solution pairs and chapter-ending quizzes to reinforce learning Fully explained answers to all practice exercises A multiple-choice exam to prepare you for standardized tests "Extra Credit" and "Challenge" problems to stretch your mind Stan's expert guidance gives you the know-how to: Calculate distance in Cartesian two-and three-space Perform vector multiplication Work with cylindrical and spherical coordinates Understand relations and functions Learn the properties of conic sections Graph exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric curves Define curves with parametric equations Work with sequences, series, and limits Take college entrance examinations with confidence And much more!

Books in Print

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ISBN: UOM:39015062097749
Release Date: 2005
Genre: American literature

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Frontiers of Democracy

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ISBN: UOM:39015020445857
Release Date: 1942
Genre: Socialism

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Exercise Physiology for Health Fitness and Performance

Author: Sharon Plowman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781784069
Release Date: 2007-06-01
Genre: Medical

This textbook integrates basic exercise physiology with research studies to stimulate learning, allowing readers to apply principles in the widest variety of exercise and sport science careers. It combines basic exercise physiology with special applications and contains flexible organisation of independent units.