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Counter Examples in Calculus

Mason, John and Klymchuk, Sergiy (2009). Counter Examples in Calculus. London: Imperial College Press.

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This book makes accessible to calculus students in high school, college and university a range of counter-examples to “conjectures” that many students erroneously make. In addition, it urges readers to construct their own examples by tinkering with the ones shown here in order to enrich the example spaces to which they have access, and to deepen their appreciation of conspectus and conditions applying to theorems.

Item Type: Book
Copyright Holders: 2009 Imperial College Press Co.
ISBN: 1-84816-360-6, 978-1-84816-360-7
Keywords: calculus; problems, exercises, etc.
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 22548
Depositing User: Sara Griffin
Date Deposited: 03 Sep 2010 08:55
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:41
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