General Mathematics


Calculus as an Example of Scientific Mathematics

Authors: Timothy W. Jones

We develop calculus from an experimental perspective. Using results from geometry and algebra, we generalize to other functions as a speculative act. Eventually formulas are created. This sequence reverses the usual hard things first approach of contemporary calculus text books.

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