Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Northern Illinois University
MATH 211 Resources on the WEB
COURSE:
MATH 211, Calculus for Business and Social Science (3).
An elementary treatment of topics from differential and integral calculus,
with applications in social science and business.
COURSE OBJECTIVES:
The course will introduce the central ideas of calculus:
the instantaneous rate of growth of a function,
and the average value of a function over an interval.
The course will show how these concepts can be applied
to solve problems in a variety of areas,
including business, economics, biology, and sociology.
The course will include problems on exponential growth and decay.
CALCULUS on the WEB:
 From the publisher: the book's
student page
 There are long lists of Calculusrelated sites at these locations:
 Math Forum,
at Swarthmore College
 Calculus Resources Online,
at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
 These sites have good tutorials on various topics:
 Calculus Tutorials,
at Hofstra University
 S.O.S. MATHematics,
at the University of Texas at El Paso
This site has useful comments on how to study for a math course:
 Understanding Mathematics: a study guide, from the University of Utah
 At this site you can do computer graphics online, based on Mathematica:
 The MathServ Calculus Toolkit,
from Vanderbilt University
 Here is another site with online graphing:
 Gnuplot
Math 211 Homepage

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