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Module 4 Required Resources


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


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


  • Chapter 10: Sections 10.1-10.6 

  • Chapter 11: Section 11.1 

    • Section 10.1 Sequences 

    • Section 10.2 Surfaces in Space 

    • Section 10.3 Functions of Several Variables 

    • Section 10.4 Partial Derivatives 

    • Section 10.5 Extrema of Functions of Two Variables 

    • Section 10.6 Double Integrals and Area in the Plane 

    • Section 11.1 Applications of Double Integrals 

The above sections give clear explanations of the characteristics, differentiation, and integrations of functions of multiple variables They also presented many well-designed demonstrations on how to use multi-variable functions to model real-life problem and apply differentiation and integration to solve these problems.