Change and motion [videorecording] : calculus made clear
 Language
 English.
 Edition
 2nd ed.
 Imprint
 Chantilly, VA : Teaching Company, c2006.
 Physical description
 4 videodiscs (ca. 720 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebooks (vi., 144 ; 19 cm.)
 Series
 Great courses (DVD) Science & mathematics.
Access
Available online
Science Library (Li and Ma)
Stacks
Call number  Status 

QA303.2 .C53 2006 COURSE GUIDEBOOK  Unknown 
QA303.2 .C53 2006 PT.1:DISC 12  Unknown 
QA303.2 .C53 2006 PT.2:DISC 34  Unknown 
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Creators/Contributors
 Contributor
 Starbird, Michael P.
 Teaching Company.
Contents/Summary
 Contents

 pt. 1, disc 1. Two ideas, vast implications ; Stop sign crime : the first idea of calculus: the derivative ; Another car, another crime : the second idea of calculus: the integral ; The fundamental theorem of calculus ; Visualizing the derivative: slopes ; Derivatives the easy way: symbol pushing
 pt. 1, disc. 2. Abstracting the derivative: circles and belts ; Circles, Pyramids, cones, and spheres ; Archimedes and the Tractrix ; The integral and the fundamental theorem ; Abstracting the integral: pyramids and dams ; Buffon's needle or [pi] from breadsticks
 pt. 2, disc 3. Achilles, tortoises, limits, and continuity ; Calculators and approximations ; The best of all possible worlds: optimization ; Economics and architecture ; Galileo, Newton, and baseball ; Getting off the line: motion in space
 pt. 2, disc 4. Mountain slopes and tangent planes ; Several variables: volumes galore ; The fundamental theorem extended ; Fields of arrows: differential equations ; Owls, rats, waves, and guitars ; Calculus everywhere.
 Summary
 Professor Michael Starbird of the University of Texas at Austin, covers the concepts of Calculus.
Subjects
 Subject
 Calculus.
Bibliographic information
 Publication date
 2006
 Title Variation
 Calculus made clear
 Series
 Great courses. Science & mathematics
 Note
 Title from container.
 Course consists of 24 lectures in 2 parts. Each part consists of 2 videodiscs and each videodisc consists of six lectures. Each course guidebook covers the 12 lectures contained in 2 videodiscs in one part.
 "Course No. 177"Disc label.
 Participant
 Lecturer: Michael Starbird.
 Format
 DVD (NTSC, regions 16).
 ISBN
 1598032313
 9781598032314
 Publisher Number
 PD17701 Teaching Co.
 PD17702 Teaching Co.