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Module 1 Required Resources


Calculus: An Applied Approach
Larson, R. (2017). Calculus: An Applied Approach (10th ed., pp.1-72). Cengage Learning.

  • Read: Chapter 1: Sections 1.1-1.6
    • The concepts of function and limit are the foundation of calculus. Chapter 1 of the textbook gives a clear and thorough explanation of these concepts with suitable examples.

Your course textbook can be accessed via the DART eBook link in the Getting Started module. 


Chapter 1 Section 1 Exercise 35:

Larson Texts. (2015, Nov 12). A0101035PB Final [Video]. YouTube.

Chapter 1 Section 2 Exercise 49:

Larson Texts. (2015, Nov 12). A0102049PB Final [Video]. YouTube.

Chapter 1 Section 3 Exercise 75:

Larson Texts. (2015, Nov 16). A0103075PB FINAL [Video]. YouTube.

Chapter 1 Section 4 Exercise 45:

Larson Texts. (2015, Nov 16). A0104045PB Final [Video]. YouTube.

Chapter 1 Section 5 Exercise 65:

Larson Texts. (2015, Nov 9). A0105065PB Final [Video]. YouTube.

Chapter 1 Section 6 Exercise 57:

Larson Texts. (2015, Nov 19). A0106057PB Final [Video]. YouTube.

Module 1 Optional Resources

Calculus Early Transcendentals

Menz, P., et al. (n.d.). Calculus Early Transcendentals: Differential & Multi-Variable Calculus for Social Sciences.

  • This supplemental resource has many solved exercises at the end of each section that can serve as extra problem-solving examples.