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Basic Mathematics for the Physical Sciences

By: Robert Lambourne and Michael Tinker

673 pages, Figs

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Feb 2000 | #106482 | ISBN: 0471852074
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Hardback | Dec 2000 | #106480 | ISBN: 0471852066
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Utilizing a carefully researched structure, this unique approach teaches all the mathematics needed to introductory physical scientists by providing the reader with self-paced modules to allow flexibility in learning in a classroom setting or as a self-teaching guide.

All in all, a book which no chemist can afford to be without.
--Chromatographia, June 2001


Algebra, functions and equations; arithmetic and algebra; numbers, units and physical quantities; functions and graphs; solving equations; exponential and logarithmic Functions; trigonometric functions; vectors and geometry; introducing geometry; introducing coordinate geometry; conic sections; introducing scalars and vectors; working with vectors; differentiation; introducing differentiation; basic differentiation; further differentiation; stationary points and graph sketching; integration; introducing integration; basic integration; techniques of integration.

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