Written by Mark Ryan, "Calculus for Dummies" helps students understand calculus with easy-to-understand concepts. This book explains that calculus is a combination of advanced algebra, geometry and trigonometry and indicates that a student who grasps these subjects can understand calculus as well.
"Calculus for Dummies" is designed for students taking their first calculus course, those who need to brush up on calculus to prepare for other studies and for adults who want to learn the subject.
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