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26: Calculus

  • Page ID
    19570
  • This appendix gives a very brief introduction to calculus with a focus on the tools needed in physics.

    Learning Objectives

    • Understand how to determine a derivative and that it measures a rate of change.
    • Understand how to determine partial derivatives and gradients.
    • Understand how to determine anti-derivatives and that integrals are sums.