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Calculus is one of the grandest achievements of human thought, explaining everything from planetary orbits to the optimal size of a city to the periodicity of a heartbeat. This brisk course covers the core ideas of single-variable Calculus with emphases on conceptual understanding and applications. The course is ideal for students beginning in the engineering, physical, and social sciences. Distinguishing features of the course include: 1) the introduction and use of Taylor series and approximations from the beginning; 2) a novel synthesis of discrete and continuous forms of Calculus; 3) an emphasis on the conceptual over the computational; and 4) a clear, dynamic, unified approach. In this first part--part one of five--you will extend your understanding of Taylor series, review limits, learn the *why* behind l'Hopital's rule, and, most importantly, learn a new language for describing growth and decay of functions: the BIG O....

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YG

Jul 03, 2018

Very well structured for a refresher course. Thank you Professor Ghrist for your effort in putting this course together. A little additional outside research was required but well worth the effort.

RH

Dec 16, 2016

Excellent class. Prof. Ghrist has a great teaching style, and his idea to use Taylor Series first is quite effective. Many functions I have shied away from in the past are now familiar to me.

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101 - Calculus: Single Variable Part 1 - Functions 的 125 個評論(共 305 個)

創建者 Pavel K

Jun 16, 2019

Good explanation of quite complicated things. Bonus materials are especially useful for understanding.

創建者 Xiaolin H

Feb 09, 2018

Wonderful lectures! Clear and succint! It would be greater if more application examples are involved.

創建者 Eva N

Nov 19, 2019

This was very useful. Explanations were (relatively) simple and the quiz commesurate to the teaching

創建者 Omar J

Sep 29, 2018

A very challenging course that makes the quizzes and challenges sweet and passing it even sweeter!

創建者 Idiotcore0

Feb 15, 2020

Growth of functions approach is somewhat more effective tool for reasoning than the normal stuff.

創建者 John H

Dec 21, 2019

Great course. Really good videos and the exercises seem to be at a really good level. Thank you.

創建者 Adam O

Mar 29, 2017

This was very explanatory and helpful. I would recommend it to many of my friends and colleagues.

創建者 Adam J

Feb 22, 2017

Professor Ghrist is a badass. Re-ordering things to put Taylor series first is a brilliant idea!

創建者 Lijia L

Feb 27, 2017

I like this course very much. Prof. Robert Ghrist is humorous, and the mentor is very helpful!

創建者 David L

Aug 26, 2019

The course is perfect and the professor put all his effort on the program. It did help a lot.

創建者 CMC

Jun 26, 2018

The course is rigorous. I managed to learn something about Big-O that I did not know before.

創建者 黎健钊

May 01, 2017

learn a lot about calculus which is different from China Calculus Book, Thank you so much...

創建者 Jerry M

Dec 26, 2016

This is an excellent course! I enjoyed the problem sets and the Bonus Lectures. Well Done!

創建者 Zhu L

Aug 19, 2018

This is an excellent course, thank you professor, your analysis process helps me a lot!

創建者 Huang-Yu C

Mar 22, 2018

I learn a lot by participating in the class! Thank you professor~ and also thanks UPenn

創建者 Much Z

Jan 15, 2019

I THINK THIS IS VERY HELPFUL FOR ME.THANKS FOR TEACHER'S TEACH AND COURSERA'S FAVOUR.

創建者 Guanni Q

Aug 28, 2018

The Pre-calculus is really helpful and meaningful. It deeps my understanding of math.

創建者 Paras J

Jan 10, 2017

The course material was balanced and the Assignments questions were well selected.

創建者 Walter C G V

Sep 19, 2017

MUY BUEN CURSO EXCELENTE PRESENTACIÓN DE LA INFORMACIÓN PARA LAS EVALUACIONES.

創建者 Saptarshi C

Jan 16, 2019

Excellent course. A little bit of toughness but quite enjoyable and rewarding.

創建者 杨佳熙

Jun 21, 2016

the first four session is free which is econmic friendly. show u my respect :)

創建者 Erik G

Feb 15, 2018

Really nice course. I expected it to be boring, but It wasn't! Good professor

創建者 Jerome C

Dec 26, 2017

Great class. That is a good reminder of what might have studied in university

創建者 Juan E B B

Feb 27, 2016

Realmente muy bueno, es un reto para los hispano-hablantes pero vale la pena

創建者 Sanket P

Feb 09, 2016

Very good course. Helped me revise all the important concepts from Calculus.