Whitman Calculus

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David Guichard, Whitman College

Pub Date: 2010

ISBN 13:

Publisher: Independent

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Reviewed by Xiaosheng Li, Mathematics Instructor, Normandale Community College, on 6/11/2015.

The current open textbook under review is Whitman Calculus (single variable) in pdf format. The text covers appropriately all areas and ideas of … read more

 

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Reviewed by Huimei Delgado, Continuing Lecturer, Purdue University, on 7/16/2014.

The book covers standard first semester calculus topics. Topics in the second semester calculus tend to vary a little more from program to … read more

 

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Reviewed by James L. Bailey, Chair, British Columbia Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics and Statistics, College of the Rockies, on 10/10/2013.

The BCcupms Core Calculus Report (revised 2013):

In 2002 the British Columbia Committee on the Undergraduate Program in … read more

 

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Reviewed by Bruce Aubertin, Instructor, Langara College, on 10/10/2013.

The text reviewed here is a version (May 2013) of the single variable portion (chapters 1 -11; 318 pages) of the full text, Calculus – Early … read more

 

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Reviewed by Sam Pimentel, Assistant Professor of Mathematical Sciences, Trinity Western University, on 10/10/2013.

The textbook covers all the topics necessary for a Calculus 1 course. The entire textbook, chapters 1-11, cover material for a Calculus 2 course, … read more

 

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Reviewed by Michael Nyenhuis, Instructor, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, on 10/10/2013.

The text covers the standard topics in first-year calculus, but I think a regular student would have trouble using it. It covers the contents at a … read more

 

About the Book

An introductory level single variable calculus book, covering standard topics in differential and integral calculus, and infinite series. Late transcendentals and multivariable versions are also available.

This textbook has been used in classes at: Boise State University, Claremont McKenna College, University of Minnesota, University of Puget Sound, Western Connecticut State University, Whitman College.

About the Contributors

Author(s)

David Guichard is a Professor of Mathematics at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin, and his research interests include Graph Theory.